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Dr. Michael Harrison, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Harrison

Dr. Michael Harrison, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in North Dartmouth, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(508) 993-3555

Dr. Harrison accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Medicaid
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Harrison's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrison treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Harrison treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrison treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Harrison treats this condition more than 95% 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
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harrison treats Spine Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harrison treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Harrison's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Southcoast Health physician, I believe in patient-centered care. I am committed to partnering with you to deliver safe and compassionate care in a comfortable environment. I believe in listening to you and understanding your concerns, respecting...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Arkansas
Fellowship Hospital
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
Mt Sinai Sch/Med
Residency Hospital
Mt Sinai Hsp
Internship Hospital
Mt Sinai Med Center
Internship Hospital
University Arkansas Neurosurgery
Internship Hospital
1986
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1986

Awards

Dr. Harrison's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harrison

4.1

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
20%
(4)

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In April 2017 I underwent an Open Laminectomy to the Lumbar area of my Spine. The Surgery was the result of Spinal Stenosis, Bulging Discs pressing on Nerves from the Spinal Cord causing Sciatica. Dr. Harrison was wonderful, having performed 4,000 similar surgeries in his career. Mark White did...Read More
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I was diagnosed with a beain tumor.I saw Dr Harrison the same day and immediately he made me feel like I was going to be be fine.I had the surgery a few days later and it went perfectly.I feel amazingly blessed to have had him as my Dr fir this incredibly scary procedure.His assistants were equally...Read More
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Thanks to him I'm trouble free and I believe he saved my life. I'm so grateful for all he has done that I follow him where ever he goes. He moved from ri to mass and I have follow him.
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