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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 49

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Dr. Papavassiliou's Experience

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Dr. Papavassiliou's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Papavassiliou Performs

Conditions Dr. Papavassiliou Treats

  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Papavassiliou

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Beth Israel Deaconness Neurosurgery
Beth Israel Deaconness Neurosurgery
110 Francis St
Boston, MA 02215
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    Dr. Papavassiliou's Experience

    Dr. Papavassiliou's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Craniotomy
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Stereotaxis
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Tumor
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Movement Disorders
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
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    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • 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

    National and Kapodistrian University Of Athens
    Graduated in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Wi Affil Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ucsf
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Papavassiliou & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Papavassiliou's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center where Dr. Papavassiliou has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Papavassiliou

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Papavassiliou to family and friends

    14 responses
    below
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    Dr. Papavassiliou's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 13 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Papavassiliou
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Beth Israel Deaconness Neurosurgery
    110 Francis St
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 632-7246 (Office)
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