Dr. Pablo Lawner, MD

Dr. Pablo Lawner, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Pablo Lawner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

501 S Buena Vista St

Burbank, CA 91505

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Lawner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawner treats Spine Deformities more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lawner treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawner treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lawner treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawner treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Lawner treats this condition more than 91% 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

Dr. Lawner's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
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 Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Pablo Lawner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
  • University Penn School Med
    Internship Hospital
  • 1973
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lawner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawner

3.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(10)
4 Stars
10%
(2)
3 Stars
15%
(3)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25%
(5)

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My boyfriend received a back surgery from Dr Lawner. Experiences with him have been very positive so far. He seems like a very experienced surgeon. I'd recommend him and his practice to anyone that has back problems.
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I have heard about so many bad outcomes from spinal surgery, that I kept putting it off until I could barely walk. Thank heavens I was referred to Dr. Lawner (by Chiropractor Dr. Margaret Perez). I had surgery in July 2016, and after recuperating for about three months, I was completely pain-free...Read More
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Had major spinal nerve problems. My primary recommended Dr Lawner. He saw me, told me I needed a fusion and that was it! His office completely ignored me from then on! We called and called and called, leaving messages each time. Finally found another surgeon, IN ANOTHER HOSPITAL, had micro...Read More
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Doctor Lawner is wonderful -- thorough, easy to talk to, took his time explaining my condition and options. His surgical skills are superb, and that's what's really important. Very nice man, and great office staff.
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint