Dr. Joel Boaz, MD

Dr. Joel Boaz, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joel Boaz, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

201 Pennsylvania Pkwy Ste 100

Indianapolis, IN 46280

Contact Information

(317) 817-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Boaz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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more than 27% of peers
Chiari's Deformity
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more than 17% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 6% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Spinal Nerve Block

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Ind University Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Ind University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ind University Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • James Whitcomb Riley Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boaz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boaz to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Boaz'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

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Boaz accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Boaz has admitting privileges

Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital
1701 N Senate Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46206
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