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Dr. Paul Houle, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Houle

Dr. Paul Houle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(508) 771-0006

Dr. Houle accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Guardian
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Houle's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houle treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Houle treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houle treats Broken Neck more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Houle treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Houle performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Houle performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Houle's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • 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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Houle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Medical College Of Georgia
Residency Hospital
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med
Internship Hospital
1996
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Colby College
Undergraduate School
1996

Awards

Dr. Houle's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Houle

4.8

Based on 65 reviews

5 Stars
92.3076923076923%
(60)
4 Stars
4.615384615384615%
(3)
3 Stars
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1 Star
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I had LumbarMicrodecompresdion surgery by Dr. Paul Houle this past March 2017. Several months have passed now and I am hoping any who read this will clearly understand that my experience with Dr. Houle and his staff was exceptional! Everyday I note something that I can do that was not possible...Read More
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I just had a visit with the PA and I was very disappointed in her she was in too much of a rush I would tell her things and she would just yes me she rushed me out the door so fast that she forgot to make a follow up appointment she ended up calling me on my cell on the ride home very...Read More
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Dr Houle was fantastic. I was very frustrated with the pain that I had radiating down my left arm for over four months. We tried other non invasive methods but it was finally determined that I needed surgery. I had Cervical Arthroplasty (cervical disk replacement), and it was by far the best...Read More
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When my L3-4 disc sent shards into my spinal nerve, I was in increasingly difficult pain. It took over 3 weeks from my first call to my first appointment. Once in Dr. Houle's office, I was very impressed with his staff and with the doctor himself. Once he saw me and read my MRI, he scheduled me...Read More
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The surgery was carefully and clearly described, the procedure went and planned and the results are amazing. The case was very well managed at all stages and the team was well organized and efficient. I would recommend this doctor and staff without reservation and I speak with the experience of...Read More
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