Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD

Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winchester, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

955 Main St Ste 305

Winchester, MA 01890

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
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (10/28/2015)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. Ameri's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ameri treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

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

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ameri treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ameri treats this condition more than 98% 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
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ameri treats Herniated Disc more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ameri treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ameri's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Winchester, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Hahnemann University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Albert Einstein Med Center
Internship Hospital
1973
Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1983
1978
1973

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Dr. Ameri's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ameri

3.0

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
48.275862068965516%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
48.275862068965516%
(14)

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I've had two surgeries with Dr. Ameri - one in 2012 and one earlier this month on 1/9/2018. He is fabulous. He got me into surgery very quickly and my relief was immediate.
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I hope this MD is wonderful, because both of the office staff in both locations I spoke to were two of the rudest individuals I have worked with at an MD office. What on earth. Wow.
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I was in such pain for 6 months. I went to therapy and received cord-ozone shots in my neck and hips. This went on for a while. I had x-rays and MRI's. Finally decided to go to a Neurosurgeon. Dr Ameri was the answer to my prayers. He looked at all the X-rays and MRI's I had one more MRI with...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
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO