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Dr. Michael Thomas Lawton MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Michael Lawton has 3 office locations.
Inner Sunset
UCSF Medical Group Business Services
400 Parnassus Ave
8th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Lawton is Excellent. Dr. Lawton has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Lawton, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 24 areas:
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Basal Ganglia Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Ischemia
  • CNS Vascular Tumor (Central Nervous System Cavernous Hemangioma)
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Central Nervous System Vascular Anomalies (Brain Vascular Malformation)
  • Cerebral Revascularization
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Chronic Brain Damage
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Bleeding In The Brain)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
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Education & Awards

Dr. Lawton graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 9 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Arteriovenous Malformations
Central Nervous System Vascular Malformations (CNS Vascular Malformations)
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Craniotomy
Intracranial Aneurysm
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
San Francisco Bay Area
Neurological Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Lawton has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Mary's Medical Center San Francisco 
  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Lawton accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Alameda Alliance for Health - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans

Languages

  • French


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Where does Dr. Michael T. Lawton practice?
Dr. Michael Lawton practices Neurological Surgery near San Francisco, CA.
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