Dr. Peter Mayer, MD

Dr. Peter Mayer, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Peter Mayer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Sarasota, FL. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists, LLC

5831 Bee Ridge Rd Ste 100

Sarasota, FL 34233
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

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Top Care Areas

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

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers
Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 87% of peers
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Mayer'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. Mayer "Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists (NASS) is committed to providing medical services of the highest caliber, with the greatest degree of professionalism and ethics, exceeding the expectations of patients, families, and communites served."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

64  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
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mayer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mayer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mayer to family and friends
21 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mayer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr.Mayer and his team saved my life! I highly recommend Dr. Mayer to anyone that's needs critical care! Warm, compassionate, caring and willing to go the whole 9 yards to help and support the family through the trying times. Thank you Dr. Mayer and Donna aka "The Closer" his PA wonderful people! Be...more
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