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Dr. David Andrews, MD

Dr. David Andrews, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 66

  

Dr. David Andrews, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Andrews' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • 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 36 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
Cornell Medical Center-New York Hospital
Internship Hospital
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
University of Colorado At Denver
Medical School
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
1983

Awards

Dr. Andrews' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Andrews

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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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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