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Dr. Michael Sawvel, DO

Pediatric Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 37

Dr. Sawvel

Dr. Michael Sawvel, DO is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX. He specializes in pediatric neurosurgery.


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Dr. Sawvel accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Sawvel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawvel performs Brain Surgery more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sawvel performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawvel treats Brain Disorders more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Sawvel treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sawvel treats Hydrocephalus more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Sawvel treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Sawvel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Sawvel, DO is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in Dallas, TX. He specializes in pediatric neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

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Dr. Sawvel's Reviews

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Following a frightening day at another hospital with our daughter (14), we were transferred to Medical City Children's Hospital and Dr. Sawvel's care. We had been told that surgery was imminent but he disagreed and explained, showing us the MRI images. He put us at ease with his confidence and...Read More
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Dr. Sawvel performed a shunt replacement for our 1 year old in Dallas, TX at Medical City. Our son's shunt was malfunctioning, and instead of rushing into emergency surgery, he tapped his shunt to relieve pressure and let him rest comfortably overnight, which also gave him time to get more scans....Read More
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