Dr. Evan Packer, MD

Dr. Evan Packer, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Evan Packer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

670 Glades Rd Ste 100

Boca Raton, FL 33431

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  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Packer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Packer treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Packer treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Packer treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Packer treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Packer treats Hydrocephalus more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Packer treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Packer's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acquired Brain Injuries
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Hemorrhage
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Pain
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neck Injuries
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurological Injuries
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Sciatica
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Trauma Neurosurgery
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Known for his thorough care and deep compassion, Dr. Packer takes the extra time to discuss complex procedures with patients and their families, determine the best treatment, and manage follow-up care and the rehabilitation process.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    Tampa General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 1999
    Tampa General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School
    1998
  • 1994
    University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Packer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Packer

4.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Packer is an outstanding Dr. He is compassionate, attentive and gives all the time needed. He did not rush us and explained everything fully. We were very lucky to have found him. Couldn't have been happier. His office staff was very efficient and responded when you called with a question.
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My review is based on the staff at the MNI Location. They are so kind and professional.
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Clare, Highland Beach, 2016 Just turning 65 , never having had surgery, and now in agonizing pain for a synovial cyst on my spine, I was not sure where to turn. The first name that came up was Dr. Evan Packer. I thank God every day since my surgery that he was my surgeon. As soon as I met with...Read More
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Thanks Clare, wishing you continued good health.
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Dr Packer is a wonderful surgeon. He is knowledgeable & friendly. He explains the options to his patients so they understand why he recommends a procedure. I had successful surgery and would return to Dr. Packer if the situation warranted it. His office & staff are very polite and efficient.
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