Dr. David Andrews, MD

Neurosurgery •  Male • Age 67

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. David Andrews, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Andrews has more experience with Neuro-oncology and Cranial Neurosurgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Colorado At Denver medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Jefferson Methodist Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital—Jefferson Health. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Andrews to book an appointment.


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Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

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(215) 259-5822
Jefferson Neurosurgery909 Walnut St Fl 2 Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Dr Andrews is the best. His mother was part of his clinical trial. We are so grateful to him for the care she received. Lauren is fantastic and always available for any issue or question we had. Recommend to anyone for superior care.
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Bryn Mawr, PA – Jan 03, 2020
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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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Lisa T. in Warrington , PA – May 26, 2018
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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 knowledgeable.
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Debbie G. in Yardville, nj – Apr 12, 2018
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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 suicidal syndrome, IT WAS GONE!! I have total gratitude toward Dr Andrew, & I am very grateful he was my surgeon!!!!!!
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Kimmarie in Berlin, NJ – Jan 20, 2016
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Practice Areas

Neuro-oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat tumors, both malignant and benign, in or near the brain and spinal cord.

Typically treats 96% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Brain Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 95% of their peers

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

Cranial Neurosurgery

Cranial neurosurgeons perform surgical procedures that involve opening or passing through the skull to treat conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, and nervous system.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews performs Brain Surgery more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Andrews performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Andrews performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Andrews performs this procedure more than 59% of their peers

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Dr. Andrews' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Extradural Hemorrhage
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Andrews, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Andrews has more experience with Neuro-oncology and Cranial Neurosurgery than other specialists in his area. He gra...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Jefferson Methodist Hospital

Philadelphia, PA
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital—Jefferson Health

Philadelphia, PA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

St. Mary Medical Center

Langhorne, PA

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)