Dr. Mark Shaya, MD

Dr. Mark Shaya, MD

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44 y/o
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Dr. Mark Shaya, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Coral Gables, FL and has been practicing for 14 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)

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shaya's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaya treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Shaya treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaya treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Shaya treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaya treats Spinal Stenosis more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Shaya treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Shaya's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Atlantoaxial Fusion
  • Auditory Brainstem Implantation
  • 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 Aneurysm Embolization
  • Brain Aneurysm Repair
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Damage
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Radiation Treatment
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Brainstem Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy Dystonia
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Rib
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cranial Dystonia
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Cranial Nerve Lesions
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Discitis
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Malsegmentation - Short Stature
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • 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
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polyneuritis
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • 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 Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotaxis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fracture

About Me

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. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2006
Cyberknife Center Of Miami
2005
Lsu
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Lsu Health Sciences Center, Shreveport
Residency Hospital
2002
Baylor University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Baylor University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1999
Wayne State University
Medical School
1995
University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Undergraduate School
2006
2005
2005
2002
2000
1999
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President of Florida Neurosurgical Society, 8/15/2011

Dr. Shaya's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shaya

4.6

Based on 142 reviews

5 Stars
88.02816901408451%
(125)
4 Stars
1.408450704225352%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0.704225352112676%
(1)
1 Star
9.859154929577464%
(14)

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Excelente doctor Muy profesional y con gran experiencia Gracias siempre Dr Shaya nuestra familia aprecia mucho que gracias a usted mi esposo ya no vive con dolor
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After discovering the tarlov cysts on an MRI, we researched and found Dr. Shaya. He personally responded to my emails almost immediately and we spoke on the phone several times before traveling to see him. After 5 years of unrelenting nerve pain down my leg, it was gone the day I woke up from...Read More
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My son has suffered for about two years with with back issues.Several doctors that came highly recommended over that period did nothing other than string him along.As a father I told my son I would research and get you the”Best” surgeon no matter what.I started my process and after six hours I...Read More
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Great doctor , thanks to him I am still walking!
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I went to Dr. Shaya in chronic pain. I brought in my MRI film as well as my reports and he new just what to do to make the pain go away. I needed surgery on my cervical spine. He explained the details to me and what to expect....I am PAIN FREE! Two thumbs up, I’m a very pleased patient.
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Florida Combined Life
Florida Health Administrators
Florida Hospital Healthcare System
Golden Rule
Guardian
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthSmart
Humana
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
New York Life
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Preferred Care Partners
Preferred Medical Plan
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
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United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
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Coral Gables, FL

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Hialeah, FL