Dr. P Jeffrey Lewis, MD

Dr. P Jeffrey Lewis, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. P Jeffrey Lewis, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

550 Orchard Park Rd

Buffalo, NY 14224

Contact Information

(716) 677-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Lewis'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lewis does not have any board certifications listed.

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Toronto
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Alberta Fac Med Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lewis has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lewis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lewis does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lewis and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Lewis' Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lewis to family and friends
92 total reviews (43 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (92)

  • 5
    (51)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (28)

Dr. Lewis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (43)

I had lumbar surgery done in December of 2017 which was very very successful. Before the surgery I had trouble walking keeping my balance going up and down stairs daily chores. Now I fell like I am back to own self I can move around like before I had the back issues. All within 3 months. If you...more
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I had a cervical D Traxx Surgery on March 22 , 2018 done by Dr. Lewis and immediately had instant relief. I woke up and felt great. My recovery is going well and I"m looking forward to getting back to a normal routine. Thank You Again Dr. Lewis.
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I have had both lumbar and cevical surgeries. The outcomes have been excellent. My first surgery from a different doctor was a disaster. I felt as though I was going to die with the pain he left me with. I came to see Dr.Lewis and he saved my life. He was determined to help me and learned a...more
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I I do not recommend this doctor to anyone. The reason is simple, his office staff are beneath contempt. The receptionist will smile at you while she lies to your face. If your appointment is at 11 o’clock, don’t be surprised if you do not see a doctor until 4 o’clock. They overbook on purpose...more
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T11 removed feels great.
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