Leaders in Spine & Brain Surgery

From Our President

Howell Allen Clinic is dedicated to excellence in patient care through the comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the brain, spine, and peripheral nerves. We are committed to providing exceptional clinical care and service, utilizing the latest advances in spine and brain surgery.

Our patients benefit from minimally invasive procedures, smaller incisions, and accelerated recovery periods. Graduates of the nation’s best medical schools and neurological training programs, our surgeons are credentialed and board-certified at the highest level of professional achievement. This results in unparalleled expertise in the field of neurosurgery. The team at Howell Allen Clinic is honored to provide you, the patient, with superior care.

Gregory B. Lanford, MD, FAANS

President, Howell Allen Clinic

Expect More From The Best

Quality Care | Extensive Experience

Minimally Invasive Neck and Back Surgery

Our fellowship trained minimally invasive spine surgeons are able to perform most common procedures through incisions less than an inch long.

A Leader in Robotic Spine Surgery

The Howell Allen Clinic is proud to have the most experienced robotic spine surgeons in Tennessee. Using the cutting edge Mazor X robotic arm, patients are able to undergo spinal surgery through small incisions with minimal tissue disruption, allowing for a shorter hospital stay and a quicker return to your normal life.

The UNITY Brain Tumor Program

The UNITY brain tumor program at St Thomas Hospital draws on the expertise of Howell Allen neurosurgeons to treat complex brain tumors in the Brainsuite, an operating room designed specifically for the removal of brain tumors.

Leaders in Spine & Brain Surgery

Our Team of Exceptional Physicians is Here for You

Serving the Local Middle Tennessee & Surrounding Areas

Our Locations

Saint Thomas West

4230 Harding Pike
Suite 810
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 327-9543

Premier-Elliston Imaging

2214 Elliston Place
Suite 200
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 341-3540


3754 Murfreesboro Pike
Antioch, TN 37013
(615) 327-9543


5700 Temple Rd                                                Suite 201                                                      Nashville, TN 37221                                      (615) 327-9543

Bowling Green

542 Three Springs Road
Bowling Green, KY 42104
(615) 327-9543


490 Dunlop Lane
Clarksville, TN 37040
(615) 327-9543


1609 Rosewood Drive
Columbia, TN 38401
(615) 327-9543


120 Walnut Commons Lane
Suite C
Cookeville, TN 38501
(615) 327-9543


758 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
(615) 327-9543


3301 Aspen Grove Drive
Suite 100
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 327-9543


110 Saint Blaise Road
Gallatin, TN 37066
(615) 327-9543


114 Saundersville Road
Hendersonville, TN 37072
(615) 327-9543


10755 Eagle Way
Suite 100
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
(615) 327-9543


111 Stonebridge Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
(615) 327-9543


2121 North Locust Avenue
Suite 6
Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
(615) 327-9543


100 Physicians Way
Suite 330
Lebanon, TN 37090
(615) 327-9543


1615 McMinnville Highway
Manchester, TN 37355
(615) 327-9543

Mt. Juliet

108 Providence Trail
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
(615) 327-9543


1800 Medical Center Parkway
Suite 300
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
(615) 849-8004


1015 Kelley Drive
Suite 200
Paris, TN 38242
(615) 327-9543