Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD

Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Shapur Ameri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Framingham, MA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

61 Lincoln St Ste 108

Framingham, MA 01702

Contact Information

(508) 879-5040

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
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
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 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
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 Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
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 Framingham, MA and has been practicing for 33 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
    1985
  • 1983
    Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1978
    Albert Einstein Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1978
  • 1973
    Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1973

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Dr. Ameri's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ameri

3.0

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
48.275862068965516%
(14)
4 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
48.275862068965516%
(14)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Ameri's Performance
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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

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Winchester Hospital

Winchester, MA

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