Dr. David Andrews, MD

Dr. David Andrews, MD

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65 y/o
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Dr. David Andrews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

909 Walnut St Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Andrews' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Meningiomas more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Andrews treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Brain Cancer more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Andrews treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Acoustic Neuroma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Acoustic Neuroma more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Andrews treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Andrews' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
Astrocytoma
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Surgery
Brainstem Glioma
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Glioma
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Malignant Astrocytoma
Malignant Glioma
Medulloblastoma
Meningiomas
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Novalis® Radiosurgery
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Oligodendroglioma
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiosurgery - CyberKnife® and Gamma Knife
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
TrueBeam™ Radiosurgery
Tumor Resection

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Andrews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Cornell Medical Center-New York Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • Cornell Medical Center-New York Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1983
    University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School
    1983
  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Andrews' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Andrews

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Andrews has wonderful personal and professional skills and made my experience as pleasant as possible, while saving my life at the same time.
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Dr. Andrews has treated me for a brain tumor since 2012. He is warm, kind and caring as well as being an excellent surgeon. I would highly recommend him to everyone. He takes the time to explain everything. Never feel rushed. His office staff is wonderful. His nurse practitioners are kind and...Read More
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He operated on my husband twice. He did great both times. He is very kind. His PA lauren is so informative and always pleasant. They really care about their patients
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Dr Andrews approx 9 yrs ago did brain surgery on me, for Trigeminal Neuralgia. Although his bedside manner is a little dry(if you need a little more coddling he is not the surgeon for you), that wasn't important to me. I wanted 2 good skilled hands, that's what I got!!! My pain was called the...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth POS
Amerihealth PPO
Assurant Health
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Coventry Health Care
Devon Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Gold Plus
Independence Blue Cross
Independence Blue Cross HMO
Independence Blue Cross POS
Keystone 65 Complete HMO
Personal Choice
Personal Choice PPO
Intergroup
Intergroup PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
Choice
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
One Net
One Net PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
QualCare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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