Dr. Edward Laws, MD

Dr. Edward Laws, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 79
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Laws, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Boston, MA. He is 79 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

450 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 632-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Laws

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Top Care Areas

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

Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
very high
more than 99% of peers
Craniopharyngioma
normal
more than 25% of peers
Bone Disorders
normal
more than 13% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Johns Hopkins University Schoo
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University Schoo
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Laws has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laws' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laws to family and friends
5.0
based on 18 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Laws' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Westminster, MA |
Absolutely excellent! Dr. Laws is a fine person as well as an excellent and very caring neurosurgeon. His kindness and comforting words put you at ease as the patient.
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in Brentwood, TN |
A true class act. Not only is he an excellent surgeon but a wonderful, empathetic and caring person.
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Visit Dr. Laws

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Laws accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Laws has admitting privileges

Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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