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Dr. Erica Bial, MD

Dr. Erica Bial, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Female · Age 43

  

Dr. Erica Bial, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burlington, MA. She specializes in neurosurgery.


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(781) 334-8743

Dr. Bial accepts the following insurance:

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

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Bial's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 97% 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
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Spondylosis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bial treats Spine Disorders more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Bial treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Bial's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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

Awards

Dr. Bial's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bial

3.3

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(25)
4 Stars
2.2222222222222223%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.2222222222222223%
(1)
1 Star
40%
(18)

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Worst Dr ever never will I see her again for anything! I have a lot of respect for Lahey Hospital but she takes the cake why would this Hospital employ such an individual is beyond me. No respect for the patient, Arrogant, talks down to you like your stupid. Given wrong consent form, when in the...Read More
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Horrific, horrific doctor: truly, the worst I've ever seen. Rude, lacking knowledge, arrogant (without cause); gave improper diagnosis and said unbelievably incorrect things per two later physicians. Positive reviews are undoubtedly fake--negative reviews are exactly my experience.
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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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