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Dr. Michael Steven Bren Edwards MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Michael Edwards has 6 office locations.
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Edwards is Excellent. Dr. Edwards has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Edwards graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2006 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Edwards has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy General Hospital 
  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Health Plan of San Joaquin - 4 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Santa Clara Family Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Hometown Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Health Plan of Nevada - 5 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Michael S. Edwards practice?
Dr. Michael Edwards practices Neurological Surgery near Stanford, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Palo Alto, CA and Reno, NV.
See Stanford Surgeons.