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About Dr. Peter Black

Dr. Peter Black, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Black is affiliated with Children's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and Leonard Morse Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

52 Ratings with 21 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Black is Excellent. Dr. Peter Black has been rated by 52 patients. From those 52 patients 21 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter Black is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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Dr. Peter Black 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

    19 Expertise

  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Astrocytoma)
  • Brain Cancer (Medulloblastoma)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningioma)
  • Brain Cancer (Oligodendroglioma)
  • Brain Cancer (Supratentorial Neoplasm)
  • Brain Disorder
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Cerebellar Cancer
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Epilepsy
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Seizure Disorders

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Simply the best

To be in his presence, when you walk in for the initial appointment and you are scared, his presence, the warmth and confidence he exudes lets you know within the first ten words he speaks, you know you are going to be alright.

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Five Stars

Dr. Black saved my first grandchild's life when she was born, and he kept her safe and healthy for her first 10 yrs. As she will be graduating college in the Spring, we cannot think of all that she has accomplished without thinking of dear Dr. Black GOD BLESS YOU!!!

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Exceptional doctor. I would recommend no other before him.

Wait time
20 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars

Dr. Black is the most exceptional doctor there is... He is brilliant, compassionate, the doctor to have if anything is wrong with your brain no matter where you live! You are lucky to have him... if you ever have to wait for him it is because he is operating on someone else.. worth any wait.. be glad you did... He saves lives every day... He saved mine and my sisters...

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5 minutes
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Five Stars

best ever Made me feel like everything was fine

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Black is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Children's Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Leonard Morse Hospital
  • Metrowest Medical Center
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Brigham &amp Women`s Hospital
  • Children`s Hospital Boston
  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1970

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peter Black accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

75 Francis St, Boston, MA
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