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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
33 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sylvain Palmer is Excellent. Dr. Palmer has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4375 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
  • Currently 3.8666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3125 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3125 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sylvain Palmer, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Palmer graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 1 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Palmer has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Mission Hospital 
  • Irvine Regional Hospital & Medical Center 


  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Sylvain Palmer MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 33 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Sylvain Palmer practice?
Dr. Sylvain Palmer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Sylvain Palmer practices Neurological Surgery near Mission Viejo, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Laguna Niguel, CA.
See Mission Viejo Neurological Surgeons.