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Neurological Surgeon, Endocrinologist, Surgeon
49 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward Laws, Neurological Surgeon, Endocrinologist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Laws has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edward Laws, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 23 areas:
  • Acromegaly
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Craniopharyngioma)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningioma)
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Cysts)
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Chordoma
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Cushing Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Hypophysectomy (Pituitary Gland Removal)
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary ACTH Hypersecretion
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
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Education & Awards

Dr. Laws graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 16 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Cysts)
Cushing Syndrome
Pituitary ACTH Hypersecretion
Pituitary Gland Cancer (Pituitary Neoplasm)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Boston, MA
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Laws has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Children's Hospital 


  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Edward R Laws FACS and MD is a male Internist, has 49 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
Where does Dr. Edward R. Laws practice?
Dr. Edward Laws has 1 office location.
Dr. Edward Laws practices Neurological Surgery and Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism near Boston, MA.
See Boston Neurological Surgeons and Boston Endocrinologists.