Dr. P Mark Li, MD

Dr. P Mark Li, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. P Mark Li, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Allentown, PA. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

LVPG Neurosurgery-1250 Cedar Crest

1250 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 400

Allentown, PA 18103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Li'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Li "I believe that to listen is to heal."

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Li does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Li has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Li has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Li's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Li to family and friends
39 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Li's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Li did previous surgeries. I was having excruciating pain radiating down left leg/foot with severe pins/ needles. MRI showed herniation with impingement on nerve. I was in hospital for a week trying to control pain and get Dr Li to evaluate. He showed up for 2 min. saying I needed EMG, never...more
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Dr Mark Li displayed a level of incompetence and negligence that I never experience before in my life. His staff is cold and uncaring. Please do yourself a favor and look elsewhere for a Dr and staff who is prompt, caring, and able to deliver on promises without having you suffer in extreme pain...more
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It’s a shame Dr Li is a great surgeon but everything about my surgical experience with his staff was utterly horrible. My heart rate dropped into the 20’s in the recovery room, I felt like I was dying. They sent me home anyway. I had post op problems, vomiting and intractable pain for the next 2-3...more
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No way, I travelled all the way from N. Y. For consultation on my horrific pain in my back. I cried he told me not to cry it would not make a difference to him. He did a terrible test on my back because I could not have MRI. He said he would get back to me. I went back to N.Y. And waited for weeks...more
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At almost 57 I thought my life was over with my severe back issues. 2 prior surgeries before meeting with Dr. Li. I had a fusion done. 2 titanium rods, 8 screws and a cage. I was on a walker, could not drive, horrific nerve pain. Dr. Li was the most compassionate surgeon I have ever, EVER...more
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