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Dr. Edward R Smith Is this you?

About Dr. Edward R Smith

Dr. Edward R Smith, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Smith has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

21 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edward R Smith is Great. Dr. Edward R Smith has been rated by 21 patients. From those 21 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Edward R Smith is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Boston Childrens Hospital

300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
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Specialties

Dr. Edward R Smith has the following 1 specialty

  • Neurological Surgery

    A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
    In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Laminectomy
  • Aneurysm
  • Stroke
  • Glioblastoma
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniotomy

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Reviews

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Concise

He lead us thru everything. He was able to put us at ease to what to expect. My granddaughter had a every difficult brain surgery. Would be happy to have him do ANY type of surgery.

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One Star

Dr. Smith's favorite remark: "My wife says I am often wrong but....." Unfortunately for Dr. Smith--his wife is right!

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One Star

Dr. Smith's negligence resulted in permanent disablilities for my child

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Dr. Smith is AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Dr. Smith and his neurosurgery team saved my life!!!! Does it get any better than that???? I don't think so!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Best neurosergon

Im so lucky to have dr smith and his team working wih my daughter !!!!!

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2011, 2010, 2008)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Edward R Smith accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim ElevateHealth HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Boston Childrens Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA
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