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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(20)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Anthony Asher is Good. Dr. Asher has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
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Promptness 3.3
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Courteous Staff 4.2
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
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Bedside Manner 3.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.0
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Follows Up After Visit 4.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Anthony Asher, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Asher graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit. He has 25 awards.

Awards  
Best Doctors in America (2009)
Best Doctors in America (2008)
President, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (2008)
Best Doctors in America - (2008)
Best Doctors in America (2005)
Best Doctors in America (2006)
Best Doctors in America - (2003)
Best Doctors in America - (2005)
Best Doctors in America
Best Doctors in America (2003)
President, Congress of Neurological Surgeons - (2008)
Best Doctors in America - (2006)
Best Doctors in America (2007)
Best Doctors in America (2004)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Best Doctors in America - (2007)
Best Doctors in America - (2009)
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholar
Best Doctors in America - (2004)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2006 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2009)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Cherry
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Charlotte Metro Area
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Charlotte, NC
Neurological Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Asher has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Northeast Medical Center 
  • Carolinas Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Anthony Lawrence Asher FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Anthony L. Asher practice?
Dr. Anthony Asher has 2 office locations.
Dr. Anthony Asher practices Neurological Surgery near Charlotte, NC.
See Charlotte Neurological Surgeons.