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Dr. Stephen Saris, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Saris

Dr. Stephen Saris, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.


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(401) 453-3545

Dr. Saris accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Tricare
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Navigate HMO
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Dr. Saris' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saris treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Saris treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saris treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Saris treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Thoracic Spine Fracture
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saris treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Saris treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Saris' conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

About Me

To provide state of the art neurosurgical care.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1990
National Institutes Of Health
1989
National Institutes Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Duke University Hosp
Residency Hospital
1981
Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr, Harvard U
Internship Hospital
1979
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
Boston University School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1985
1981
1979
1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Saris' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saris

4.7

Based on 275 reviews

5 Stars
89.81818181818181%
(247)
4 Stars
2.5454545454545454%
(7)
3 Stars
0.36363636363636365%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
7.2727272727272725%
(20)

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My husband and I were so happy with the care that I received from Dr Saris and his staff. My surgery was a success. I am finally starting to get my life back thanks to Dr Saris and Rod Casper. He was friendly, he took the time to explain and was very interested in any questions that I had. He...Read More
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My mother saw Dr. Saris for a 2nd opinion. He told her that she did not need surgery. The first surgeon told her that she needed to have the surgery. He sent her for pain injections. They worked wonderful. She has been pain free for several months.
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Had surgery by Dr. Saris and Rodd. Everything went well. Office staff was very helpful with scheduling and explaining all the dos and donts of the surgery. I would highly recommend this office to friends and family.
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Very satisfied with Dr. Saris and his staff. Surgery went very well.
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