Dr. Heather Spader, MD

Dr. Heather Spader, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery  ·  

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Dr. Heather Spader, MD is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pediatric neurosurgery.

Memorial Division Of Pediatric Neurosurgery

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 520

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
more than 27% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Spader does not have any board certifications listed.

22  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Spader's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spader to family and friends
22 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Spader's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

There are no words to express how grateful we are to have found such a loving, caring, patient, respectful, one-of-a-kind surgeon in Dr Spader. Not only did she use her God given talent to treat our 2 year old daughter with the utmost caution and care, she spent time with us as parents to ensure...more
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My son had a brain tumor that we discovered very unexpectedly and f2ff5b were lifeflighted to Hollywood, FL. Dr. Spader was the neurosurgeon that removed the tumor from my son. She is very personable, knowledgeable, and relieved not just our fears, but our son's. We are very thankful to have...more
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What can I say, Dr. Spader is amazing on what she do and my son Gio love her and her staff to death. She is definitely a Dr I can recommend to anyone. She make sure that your kids are well taking care of in her part.
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Dr. Spader helped me with my son decompression surgery.. Her staff is superb.. I will recommend her services to others
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Dr. Spader is an asset to medicine. She took her time to explain my child's results and went above and beyond any doctor my child has ever had. I am grateful for her expertise and compassion. As a mother, it is difficult to wait on results from tests. Dr. Spader called me on a Sunday to go over the...more
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