Dr. Claudia Chaves, MD

Dr. Claudia Chaves, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
55 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Claudia Chaves, MD is a neurology specialist in Lexington, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. She specializes in neurology.

Lahey Outpatient Center, Lexington

16 Hayden Ave

Lexington, MA 02421
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

Learn about Dr. Chaves

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chaves performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Chaves's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chaves "We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

57  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Fundacao Universityersidade Federal De Uberlandia
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Faulkner Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New England Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chaves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Neurosciences Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Chaves is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Chaves' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaves to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chaves' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I see Dr. Chaves to treat my Multiple Sclerosis. I really like her and she seems to know her field.
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