Dr. Paul Houle, MD

Dr. Paul Houle, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Paul Houle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hyannis, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

46 North St Ste 4

Hyannis, MA 02601

Contact Information

(508) 771-0006

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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 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
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
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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
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 22 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
    1996
  • Colby College
    Undergraduate School

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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
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
3.076923076923077%
(2)

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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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