Dr. Edward R. Laws, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 76

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Dr. Laws:

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Dr. Laws' Experience

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Dr. Laws' Specialties

Conditions Dr. Laws Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • See all 6 conditions

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Laws

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
Brigham & Wmns Hosp Nrsrgy
Brigham & Wmns Hosp Nrsrgy
75 Francis St Suite 230
Boston, MA 02115
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    Dr. Laws' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Epilepsy
    • Meningiomas
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Laws

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1963

    Internship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University Schoo

    Residency Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University Schoo
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Laws & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Laws' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Brigham and Women's Hospital where Dr. Laws has admitting privileges:

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    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Laws

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laws to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Laws' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 21 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Laws
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Laws accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 632-3000 (Office)
    B
    Brigham & Wmns Hosp Nrsrgy
    75 Francis St Suite 230
    Boston, MA 02115
    (617) 732-6600 (Office)
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