Dr. Paul MacDonald, MD

Dr. Paul MacDonald, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Paul MacDonald, MD is a neurology specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in neurology.Read his story

Brain & Spine Center, PLC

4045 W Chandler Blvd Bldg F

Chandler, AZ 85226
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna

Learn about Dr. MacDonald

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Top Care Areas

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

Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. MacDonald'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.

Dr. MacDonald's bio

This content was provided by Dr. MacDonald "Dr. Paul R. MacDonald began his career in the neurosciences as an undergraduate. Originally from Florida, he received a bachelor of science in neurobiological sciences from the University of Florida. He attended medical school at the University of South Florida, where he received the award for excellence in clinical neurology. He completed his neurology residency at Emory University, where he also completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology with emphasis in neuromuscular disease. Later in his career, he completed a fellowship in vascular neurology at the University of Florida, and is now board certified in both neurology and vascular neurology. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. MacDonald does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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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 South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Oreg Hsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. MacDonald has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. MacDonald's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. MacDonald to family and friends
20 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. MacDonald's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I am quite happy with DR. MacDonald. He explains everything clearly and never makes me feel rushed.
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Dr. McDonald is an amazing doctor. He is an active listener and good communicator. He makes sure that I, as his patient know that if I have any problems with medication he has prescribed to call and let him know and he responds in a very timely manner to calls. He makes sure that I understand my...more
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Ian very happy with the treatment I get with Simon, he takes good care of me and has been great at finding and treating my issues . I just get tired of the wait time sometimes in the Office when I’m in the room. Coordinating care with referrals has been a past issue, but other than that I can’t...more
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I actually saw Simon. Was very pleased with the knowledge and medical care I was given. My first couple of visits I was seen by Dr Pandey who ordered all the tests and diagnosed my condition. Was very pleased over all.
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Very professional and explained each step of the procedure..
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