Dr. Evan O'Brien, MD

Dr. Evan O'Brien, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(25)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Evan O'Brien, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in West Deptford, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

1225 N Broad St Ste 3

West Deptford, NJ 08096

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Prime Health Services
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. O'Brien "My goal is to provide patients with compassionate, individualized treatment modalities to relieve pain and improve activity."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steppage Gait
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vertebral Fracture

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Discography
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fracture Care
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Vertebroplasty

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Graduate Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Svcmc-Catholic Medical Center Of Brooklyn Queens
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • The Graduate Hospital--Spine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Brien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Brien's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Brien to family and friends
4.5
based on 25 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. O'Brien's 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 (9)

in Wenonah, NJ
Dr. O'Brien operated on my back about 4 weeks ago. I am pain free & walking about 3/4 mile at the park everyday that the weather permits. I recommend Dr. O'Brien to anyone with back pain. RJM
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in Vineland, NJ
Dr. O'Brien and his team are the best in the the try state area. My mother had two spine surgeries with Dr. O'Brien and both went very well. The last surgery was six months ago very long and hard for my 87 year old mom. The whole team has done a remarkable job the experience we had was great...more
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in Woodbury, NJ
DR O'BRIEN AND HIS GROUP ARE GREAT. THEY HAVE HELPED ME SO MUCH. WHEN I WAS FIRST SEEN THEY OPENED THIER OFFICE EARLY TO SEE ME WHEN I WAS IN SO MUCH PAIN. I HAD A LARGE HERNIATION IN MY NECK PRESSING ON MY SPINAL CORD. THIS WAS CAUSING SEVERE PAIN IN MY RIGHT ARM WHICH NEEDED SURGERY RIGHT...more
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in Logan Twp, NJ
I found Dr. O'Brien and his staff to be very compassionate and easy to talk to. I was seen by a large orthopedic group and was told I needed surgery. After reviewing my films and taking the time to actually listen to me, Dr. O'Brien recommended against surgery and treated me conservatively. So...more
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in Swedesboro, NJ
Horrible! What he did to my mom was unspeakable! 2 surgeries later, and she is worse now! And went to a completely different dr, and has to get another surgery! The dr told her he never seen this kind of scar my moms house in 30 years! I don't know what dr. Obrien did???? Please beware!!! And go to...more
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This patient had a known complication, which I treated correctly. She chose to go to another surgeon for another opinion and apparently the new surgeon recommended additional surgery. I hope she has a good result. I would be glad to see her again, if she has any problems or questions concerning her subsequent care. Sincerely, Evan O'Brien, MD

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