Dr. Mark Shaya, MD

Dr. Mark Shaya, MD

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42 y/o
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Dr. Mark Shaya, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Coral Gables, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, sports medicine pain management, and more.Read his story

Neurosurgical Institute of Florida

201 Bird Rd

Coral Gables, FL 33146
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 85% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Shaya's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shaya "The Neurosurgical Institute of Florida is one of the premier providers of neurosurgical care in the region, and recognized as a center of excellence. Providing services to thousands of patients with hundreds of successful surgical procedures each year, the physicians and staff place special emphasis on offering the finest in patient care. We are uniquely equipped to handle routine cases and technically demanding cases. The Neurosurgical Institute of Florida is comprised of neurosurgeons who specialize in a variety of neurological areas including radiosurgery, neuro-oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, stereotactic procedures, skull base surgery, spinal instrumentation, spinal lesions, aneurysm repair, and others. We offer state-of-the-art technology for treating neurological disorders, including Cyberknife and Gamma Knife technology. Having treated hundreds of patients with this advanced approach to brain surgery, we are a leader in radiosurgical care in Florida."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaya "Dr. Mark Shaya's success rate is second to none. He is careful in recommending surgery as a first option. Non-invasive modalities are offered in the office. Pain management options are available as well. He never has students, residents or trainees at surgery. "

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

155  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy Dystonia
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Rib
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cranial Dystonia
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Cranial Nerve Lesions
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Discitis
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Malsegmentation - Short Stature
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pain Disorder
  • Pain, Intractable
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polyneuritis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fracture
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104  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Atlantoaxial Fusion
  • Auditory Brainstem Implantation
  • Brain Aneurysm Embolization
  • Brain Aneurysm Repair
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Radiation Treatment
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Brainstem Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotaxis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lsu Health Sciences Center, Shreveport
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lsu
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President of Florida Neurosurgical Society, 8/15/2011
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaya's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shaya

4.6

Based on 134 reviews

5 Stars
88.80597014925372%
(119)
4 Stars
1.492537313432836%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0.746268656716418%
(1)
1 Star
8.955223880597014%
(12)

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I had terrible back and leg pain for years and tried everything; laser, epidural, physical therapy, acupuncture and chiropractic with no noticeable improvement. Dr. Shaya listened and took the time to clearly explain his diagnosis, and recommended treatment. His office staff is extremely kind...Read More
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Dr. Shaya is a extremely knowledgeable and caring Neuro Surgeon. I feel very confident with the care I receive from Dr. Shaya and I highly recommend him.
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Dr Shaya had operated on me several years ago. I had cerical stenosis and scar tissue removal of the spine. His expertise and bed side manner should be highly praised. An absolute treasure to the medical community...His staff is empathetic, courteous & easy to communicate with. I have total...Read More
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I went to Dr. Shaya for a second opinion, because the first doctor wanted to cut twice. Dr. Shaya answer ever question I ask and told me that it wasn't necessary to cut twice. Dr. Shaya made me felt like I was family if I had any question I could call him anytime. I call to ask a question I didn't...Read More
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I started going to Dr. Shaya about 4 years ago because of lower back pain. My primary care physician gave me the recommendation. Dr. Shaya and his staff are very professional and caring to their clients by helping with difficult appointments and scheduling with outside facilities. I trust Dr....Read More
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