Dr. James Kryzanski, MD

Dr. James Kryzanski, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. James Kryzanski, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

800 Washington St

Boston, MA 02111

Contact Information

(617) 636-8585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Kryzanski's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Tufts Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tennessee
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kryzanski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kryzanski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kryzanski to family and friends
17 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kryzanski'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 (10)

He has been thorough and thoughtful in every interaction, both evaluations and surgery. Completely comfortable and confident with his guidance.
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"Very Compassionate MD, made me feel at ease.!!"
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Unable to diagnose or troubleshoot (warned by staff that he can't do this when called for appointment but saw previous reviews here and gave him a chance) so better hope your condition is textbook. Sloppy work (having his resident do the interview and examination) in a dirty and worn environment.
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In July 2013 Dr. Kryzanski did a back fusion surgery with a TLIF on my L3L4 and it worked out great. I had the surgery in the morning and I was up walking in the evening. The absence of pain from my body was a great feeling. In August 2017 I herniated a disc between my L5S1 and Dr. Kryzanski did...more
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I Had two surgeries by Dr Kryzanski, Cevical and Lumbar spine. Excellent results with both.
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