Dr. Heather Spader, MD

Dr. Heather Spader, MD

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

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Brain Surgery
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Dr. Spader performs Brain Surgery more than 48% of her peers

Dr. Spader performs this procedure more than 48% of her peers

Brain Disorders
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Dr. Spader treats Brain Disorders more than 6% of her peers

Dr. Spader treats this condition more than 6% of her peers

Dr. Spader's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ataxia
Back Pain
Baclofen Pump Therapy
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Cyst
Deep Brain Stimulation
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
Epilepsy
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Rhizotomy
Secondary Malignancies
Spasticity
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spine Disorders
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Adjustment

About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2007

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spader's Reviews

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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Memorial Division Of Pediatric Neurosurgery

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(954) 228-6807
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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