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Dr. Philip Maher, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Maher

Dr. Philip Maher, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Birmingham in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(850) 469-0642

Dr. Maher accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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Blue Select
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Maher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maher treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Maher treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maher treats Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Maher treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Maher treats Herniated Disc more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Maher treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Maher's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Philip Maher, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Birmingham in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
University Of Birmingham
Medical School
1998

Awards

Dr. Maher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Maher

3.6

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I think he reviews himself because there is no way anyone could say anything positive about this guy
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He turns away pretty much every case that comes his way. He refused to see me and was told by his office that he cherry pick patients to buffer his survival outcomes. Stay away from this guy...oh my
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I went with my brother who has had a brain tumor remover by him. He messed up the surgery and my brother developed horrible complications. To make matters worse, he’s narcissistic and has an atrocious bedside manner
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Trust me, don’t believe the reviews. He is a terrible surgeon and is just not a nice person. You can do better
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I visited Dr. Maher for a second opinion. I deal much better when I have reasoned opinions and solid facts. He was sharp, kind, factual, and explained everything extremely well. He answered all my questions leaving none of them up-in-the-air. With his explanations, I felt calmed and relieved and...Read More
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