Dr. Erica Bial, MD

Dr. Erica Bial, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
43 y/o
(41)

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Dr. Erica Bial, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 17 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bial's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Spondylosis more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Low Back Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

Education

  • 2001
    BOSTON UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School
    2001

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Dr. Bial's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bial

3.3

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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My visit was a nightmare! She was angry, barking questions..i.e. "Why are you here ?" Very argumentative, cutting off my answers and her parting shot was "If you don't get this taken care of....you WILL be in a wheelchair." I could not trust her so I went to another neurosurgeon at Lahey.....Dr....Read More
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She is brilliant and looks at the large picture. She will take into account all your other treatment and current treatments then come up with new ideas to help your situation. She is willing to take on the hardest cases that other doctors have not been able to help and give treatment for pain--in...Read More
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One of the most-abrasive people that I have ever met. Cut me off when I answered her questions. Looking elsewhere for care.
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Very happy and satisfied with Dr. Erica Bial, after only first Visit. I should of get a help with Dr. Bial a long time ago. What a wonderful Doctor, explained me everything what's wrong going on with me. I'm so very happy with Dr.Erica Bial. We need more Doctors in this country like Dr. Erica...Read More
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Worst experience I ever had at a doctor's office (first & last).. She twisted my words, would not let me speak, told me my pain was not consistent with my MRI; contrary to my Brigham's Neuro doctor.. She told me my medications were being mismanaged although a primary, urgent care, and a...Read More
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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
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Beverly Hospital

Beverly, MA

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