Dr. Louis Caplan, MD

Dr. Louis Caplan, MD

Vascular Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
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Dr. Louis Caplan, MD is a vascular neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 1962 and specializes in vascular neurology.

330 Brookline Ave # 807

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 632-8911

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Caplan'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.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

68  Conditions Treated

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4  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 Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Boston City Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Massachusetts Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Massapeque Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caplan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caplan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caplan to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Caplan'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

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Caplan is courteous, and capable. He listens to you. He's easy and wonderful to communicate with, and it's always a pleasure to see him. He actually wrote a book on stroke. In my first appointment, he made several excellent suggestions that had immediate results in dealing with my deficits...more
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I've been a patient of Dr. Caplan's for over 20 years and I can't say enough good things about him. He is brilliant, caring, and stays on the cutting edge of medicine. I am so grateful to be his patient.
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I would strongly recommend Dr. Caplan. I'm 34 years old and suffered a blood clot which in turn led to a stroke. I have 100% confidence in Dr. Caplan and find myself lucky to be treated by him.
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