Dr. John Weaver, MD

Dr. John Weaver, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. John Weaver, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

55 Lake Ave N Ste S2855

Worcester, MA 01655

Contact Information

(508) 856-4199

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Weaver'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*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • 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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21  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.

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Med College Va Commonwealth University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Med College Va Commonwealth University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Western On
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weaver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weaver's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weaver to family and friends
22 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Weaver's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Mr Weaver has ruined my life. He has done lumbar fusion and I am so sick at heart how he could pull this poor surgery and leave people this way. What goes around comes around and his turn will come. He will pay someday.....
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Where is Dr. Weaver? He did 2 bad Fusion’s on me and UMass can’t tell me why he was fired!
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Dr. John P Weaver also left me a ruined mess after spinal fusion surgery and has now disappeared and no hospital can tell me where he has gone or whether he is practicing. He is a butcher. the morning after surgery another DR and assistant came to check on me. That Dr. said to me, "remember is...more
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Dr. Weaver did spinal fussion surgery on me and left my left leg in excruciating pain due to a botched surgery which left me with 2 extra incisions and scar tissue putting pressure on my nerve root. I am worse off than pre-op. No he has left UMass Worcester in there is no forwarding office for...more
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Dr, Weaver is well known by the hospital staff to over book appointments unfortunately I was not. After an hour beyond my appointment time I asked what the status was,I had made plans. It took 10 minutes and 2 people to confirm I'd be waiting another hour as there were still 3 people ahead of me....more
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