Dr. David Boarini, MD

Dr. David Boarini, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. David Boarini, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Des Moines, IA. He graduated from Stritch School of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

1215 Pleasant St Ste 608

Des Moines, IA 50309

Contact Information

(515) 241-5760

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Boarini's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boarini treats Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Boarini treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boarini treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Boarini treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boarini performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Boarini performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Boarini, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Des Moines, IA. He graduated from Stritch School of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital
  • Stritch School of Medicine
    Medical School
  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Boarini's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Boarini

2.7

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
37.254901960784316%
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4 Stars
3.9215686274509802%
(2)
3 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(3)
1 Star
50.98039215686274%
(26)

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He did a Anterior Cervical Discectomy on me several years ago. True, he was not warm and fuzzy on my initial visit, he was direct and to the point. The minute I was out of surgery and awoke the pain was GONE! All of the negative reviews appear to me to be that he wasn't hugging them or holding a...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Boarini for many years as he follows me for two separate medical issues. He is an outstanding surgeon. Yes, he is direct but honest. More importantly, he will not perform surgical procedures unless absolutely necessary. In my opinion, individuals who visit...Read More
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The schedule staff and nurses were great and helpful. Mr. Boarini himself was over an hour late for my appointment, proceeded to tell me that I needed a surgery to fix my back, but refused to provide any details or answer any questions because my weight made me ineligible for the surgery. When...Read More
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I I wouldn’t recommend this dr . He is apiece of well if he finds out if your on Medicare and Medicaid disability he won’t even do anything I went in with a neck issue and all he did was check my reflexes in my knees and told me to Iowa city so if you want a recommendation of him or Iowa Clinic...Read More
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I had surgery on Jan 2 2018. I had the cream of the crop operating on me. He is Awesome. very kind. as well as everyone in the office.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
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HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medico
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simplifi
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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