Dr. David Shafron, MD

Dr. David Shafron, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. David Shafron, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.

1919 E Thomas Rd Fl 4

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

(602) 933-0975

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 94% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 76% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Achondroplasia
  • Acrocephalosyndactyly
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Pediatric
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pediatric Brain Tumor
  • Scoliosis
  • Spasticity
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease


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20  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shafron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shafron's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shafron to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shafron's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Shafron is the best dr he is thorough and personable and is excellent with kids. He sees 3 of my children and they along love him.
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