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Christopher M. Bonfield MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Director, Adult and Pediatric Neurosurgery Scoliosis and Spine Deformity Program, Director, Pediatric NeuroSpine Program, Neurosurgery Director, Pediatric Craniofacial Program, and Director, International Neurosurgery Program
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  • 140 ratings
  • 11 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Congenital Malformations of the Brain and Spinal Cord
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    Craniofacial Surgery
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    Neurologic Surgery
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    Neurological Disorders, Surgery
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    Neurological Surgery
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    Orthopaedics
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    Pediatric Neurologic Surgery
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    Pediatric Neurosurgery
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    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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    Spinal Surgery
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    Spine
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    Spine, Comprehensive

Conditions and Treatments

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    Craniofacial Surgery
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    Neurologic Surgery
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    Surgery for Neurological Disorders

Locations

2200 Children's Way, 9th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 23108
Nashville, TN 37204

Languages

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    English

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Pittsburgh, 2007
  • Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2011
  • Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2014
  • Fellowship - British Columbia's Children's Hospital, 2015

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Neurological Surgery - American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, 2017
  • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2018

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
*Dr. C. Bonfield was very professional and personable.
December 9, 2022
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I saw Dr. Christopher Bonfield. He had reviewed my chart and came to the exam room prepared to discuss my problem and possible treatments. He listened to my wife's and my concerns and questions and addressed them thoroughly.
October 1, 2022
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He was quick - yet seemed to get the details & appeared to listen -
August 28, 2022
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Very patient and informative. Answered questions and took time to explain.
August 1, 2022
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Highly recommend!
July 13, 2022
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Provider was great.
May 31, 2022
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During the video appointment it was explained/shown to me the seriousness of my condition, things that I had no indepth knowledge of.
May 19, 2022
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*Dr. Boufield was very caring and supportive.
February 20, 2022
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I would highly recommend this facility to anyone.
February 11, 2022
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