Dr. Behnam Myers, DO

Dr. Behnam Myers, DO

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(59)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Behnam Myers, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

3850 Sheridan St

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
high
more than 87% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 81% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Myers "Our philosophy is to provide accurate and timely care to our patients."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epilepsy
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of California Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Peninsula Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Jackson North Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Cleveland Clinic Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Myers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Myers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Myers to family and friends
4.3
based on 59 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (48)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Myers' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

in Hollywood, FL
Dr. Behnam Myers gave me my life back. I was suffering from severe and debilitating pain due to a L5S1 herniated disc. The pain had become unbearable even on pain meds. I was referred to Dr. Myers and he suggested Microdiscectomy. Dr. Myers treated me with the care and concern of a family...more
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in Miami, FL
When I was referred to Dr. Meyers I was in a lot of pain with sciatica going down the left leg and drop foot with weakness in the right leg. I had been to other doctors with little relief, until I met Dr. Meyers. I could tell he really cared because he asked for several tests to be done before he...more
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in Miami, FLM
I scheduled surgery with him because of severe pain from a compressed fracture. His office set up surgery for me ten days later. I went for my pre-op and his office manager told me he couldn't do it because the surgery center did not accept Aetna. It is ridiculous that his office would not have...more
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in Dania, FL
I had a c4 c5 acdf surgery and it was amazing I'm now 3 weeks post op recovery I'm not in much pain and I'm thankful I found the right Doctor to do this surgery on me he's the best !!!!!!
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL
Went to this Dr. I had severe neck pain and dizziness after car accident. I saw the PA . This was by far the worst experience I have had with a doctors office in my life. PA didn't even examine my neck, she told me she wanted me to see a chiropractor! Really! Without having ex-rays??? They don't...more
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