Dr. Michael Lawton, MD

Dr. Michael Lawton, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Michael Lawton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Barrow Brain and Spine

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • John Hopkins University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Barrow Neur Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Barrow Neur Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lawton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawton

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Absolute best in the world. Look no further. Saved my wifes life.
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Sam in Paradise Valley AZ – Mar 30, 2018
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Excised a benign spinal tumor threatening motor and organ function.100% successful.
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Franklin Jasko in Palm Springs, CA. – Mar 21, 2018
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Dr. Lawton is an excellent neurological technician but very weak on pre and post op doctor patient communication. I suffered a heart attack within 36 hours after he performed a spinal tumor excision because he ordered a full spinal MRI while I was still in post op recovery and in distress. I had...Read More
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FRANK J. in PALM SPRINGS, CA. – Nov 16, 2016
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The best neurosurgeon one can ever find.
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Fremont, CA – Apr 30, 2016
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