Dr. Steven Barrer, MD

Dr. Steven Barrer, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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68 y/o
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Dr. Steven Barrer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Blue Bell, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Neurosurgical Associates of Abington

721 Arbor Way Ste 103

Blue Bell, PA 19422
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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 Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • 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
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26  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barrer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hebrew
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barrer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Barrer

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
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Dr Barrer is absolutely wonderful. Professional and compassionate as is his whole wonderful staff.
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I felt Megan the PA was very helpful and that Dr Barrer was very professional and accommodating.
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Dr. Barter and the staff are amazing. I'm so grateful to be under their care
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Found Dr. Barrel very professional, caring knowledgeable, approachable and competent. Would refer him to family and others.
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I knew back surgery was the last step, but Dr Barrer was who I needed at that point. Direct and to the point he described the procedure and recovery. I was so pleased after surgery, no pain! The hospital care was so great, cannot endorse the staff enough.
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