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Dr. Sylvain Palmer Is this you?

About Dr. Sylvain Palmer

Dr. Sylvain Palmer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Mission Viejo, CA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Palmer is affiliated with Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center and Mission Hospital Laguna Beach. Dr. Palmer has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

57 Ratings with 12 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sylvain Palmer is Excellent. Dr. Sylvain Palmer has been rated by 57 patients. From those 57 patients 12 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sylvain Palmer is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Orange County Neurosurgical Associates

26732 Crown Valley Pkwy Ste 561
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Specialties

Dr. Sylvain Palmer 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sylvain Palmer has the following 16 expertise

  • Brain Tumor
  • Glioblastoma
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Injuries
  • Craniotomy
  • Laminectomy
  • Cancer
  • Back Injuries
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Scoliosis
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Spinal Fractures

Dr. Sylvain Palmer has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Sylvain Palmer is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

I'm thankful to have Dr Palmer perform my operation. since the operation I have been pain free and have my life back. He's amazing.

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Five Stars

He is awesome

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Five Stars

Great Doc ,

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Five Stars

Excellent Doctor. He is very conservative; however, that is what I was looking for. I went to him for a cervical disc rupture. I am healing well and have no more pain. He did a great job with my surgery and had excellent bedside manner.

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Sciatic Pain

Dr Palmer performed a bilateral laminotomy on me 1 year ago. I am completely pain free. If you are ready for surgery he is your doctor.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Johns Hopkins Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sylvain Palmer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Vivity
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • Molina Healthcare
    • Molina Mrktplace CA
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Orange County Neurosurgical Associates, 26732 Crown Valley Pkwy Ste 561, Mission Viejo, CA

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