Dr. RJ Meagher, MD

Dr. RJ Meagher, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. RJ Meagher, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wayne, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

656 E Swedesford Rd Ste 105

Wayne, PA 19087

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
more than 63% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 62% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Meagher'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. Meagher "I provide patients with spine care expertise customizing neurological and orthopedic treatment approaches for spine disorders. With a collaborative yet conservative approach, my patients have confidence in their course of treatment as we work together developing a plan that effectively manages individual needs and concerns while improving lives. I'm invested in finding your path to a better back, through a conservative approach combined with advanced minimally invasive procedures when necessary."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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28  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Swarthmore College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • UMDNJ--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Temple University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meagher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meagher's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Meagher'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 (1)

I was suffering from horrible leg pains due to spinal stenosis herniated discs and spondylolisthesis. Dr. Meagher first came to me in the pre-op and apologize for not meeting me sooner. He assured me that all would go well which it did he then called me the day after surgery after the post op and...more
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