Dr. Michael Groff, MD

Dr. Michael Groff, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Michael Groff, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

75 Francis St

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 525-7777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Groff'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 Medical Specialties*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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16  Procedures

  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 9/16/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    State: 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

  • Swarthmore
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Groff has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Groff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Groff's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Groff to family and friends
22 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Groff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

10 years ago I had surgery by Dr. Groff and he basically saved my life. Searching for answers for close to 10 years of why I was falling and limping, I was recommended by my former surgeon and Dr. Groff saw the issue and after research he operated on my spine giving me PAIN FREE results for 10...more
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My appointment was at 2:00 PM and Doctor Groff did not see me until 4:00 PM. I thought that was unacceptable. He should not be scheduling appointments 15 minutes apart, especially new patients.
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