Dr. Robert Whitmore, MD

Dr. Robert Whitmore, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Robert Whitmore, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burlington, MA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

41 Mall Rd

Burlington, MA 01805

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (4/4/2018)View details
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. Whitmore's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitmore treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Whitmore treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitmore treats Spondylolisthesis more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitmore treats Spondylosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitmore treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitmore's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
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 Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
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

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are here to take care of what matters most, you. Lahey Health offers access to board-certified specialists in nearly every medical specialty and more than 75 primary care practices in over 30 communities providing you with the full continuum of care, all close to home.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Internship Hospital
2006
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006

Dr. Whitmore's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitmore

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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This Dr. is very attentive and clear minded. I trust him.
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Bright, focused, attentive, professional, very considerate. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone. He is tops, in my book.
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Dr Whitmore is extremely smart and kind. Answers all questions and explains conditions and treatments fully. Recommend him 100%
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Given my age of 74, I found his direct and honest explanation of the complexity of my condition (severe stenosis in 6 vertebrae and a herniated disk) as well as the associated options and risks - together with his confidence highly reassuring. The surgery and the post op PT he prescribed have left...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO