Dr. Michael Lawton, MD

Dr. Michael Lawton, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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54 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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Dr. Lawton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawton performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lawton performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawton treats Brain Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lawton treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawton treats Subarachnoid Hemorrhage more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Lawton, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • English

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Dr. Lawton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawton

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

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Dr. Lawton's Performance
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Absolute best in the world. Look no further. Saved my wifes life.
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Excised a benign spinal tumor threatening motor and organ function.100% successful.
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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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The best neurosurgeon one can ever find.
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Aetna
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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