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Dr. Michael Chaparro, MD

Dr. Michael Chaparro, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 59


Dr. Michael Chaparro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Loxahatchee, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, and more.


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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Chaparro's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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Dr. Chaparro treats Spondylosis more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Chaparro treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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Dr. Chaparro treats Brain Disorders more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Chaparro treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaparro treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Chaparro treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Chaparro's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Dr. Chaparro specializes in evidence based medicine for Brain and Spine abnormalities.  He specializes in pediatric and complex spine neurosurgery, failed back syndrome, neuroendoscopy and computer assisted navigational based surgery of both the Brain and Spine.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Uc Irvine Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Internship Hospital
1986
University of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1981
University of California At San Diego
Undergraduate School
1992
1987
1986
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chaparro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chaparro

4.3

Based on 69 reviews

5 Stars
79.71014492753623%
(55)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(3)
3 Stars
1.4492753623188406%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.492753623188406%
(10)

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I was just release for the hospital after Chiari Surgery. The doctor was great, he check on me and my progress and took time to explain what was going on. I’m a very pleased patient and strongly believe in his assessment and his bedside matters. He spoke Spanish so my mom could understand him....Read More
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Dr. Chaparro gave me the confidence to have my fourth surgery. I have had three unsuccessful surgeries in the past by different doctors. As I am still in recovery I am grateful for Dr. Chaparro's steady hand that gave me pain relief after eight years of crucial pain. He is caring and thorough. I...Read More
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Incredible Dr - a Genius
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Dr. Chaparro has given me back my husband again! We consider life “before finding Dr. Chaparro” and “ after finding Dr. Chaparro” If you are hurting and are contemplating this doctor, do not hesitate. His bedside manner may be a bit straight forward and may catch you off guard, but his thorough...Read More
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This doctor is not Good. He is not insured and has no compassion for his patients . He left me permanately disabled as a result of botched surgery ... I do not recommend him.
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Locations

South Florida Neurosurgical & Spine Wellness Center

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Palms West Hospital

Loxahatchee, FL