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Patient Reviews

3.0
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(27)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Boockvar, Neurological Surgeon is Good. Dr. Boockvar has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
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Promptness 3.3
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Courteous Staff 3.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
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Bedside Manner 3.1
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Spends Time with Me 2.9
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Follows Up After Visit 3.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. John Boockvar, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary Diseases
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Boockvar graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2011 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Boockvar has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 

Languages

  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Polish

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Additional Information
Dr. John Andrew Boockvar MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. John A. Boockvar practice?
Dr. John Boockvar has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Boockvar practices Neurological Surgery near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Brooklyn, NY.
See New York Surgeons.