Dr. Steven Barrer, MD

Dr. Steven Barrer, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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68 y/o
(15)

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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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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Barrer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrer treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrer treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Barrer treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Barrer treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Barrer treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures

Dr. Barrer's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Barrer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Blue Bell, PA and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    University PA
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1977
    University Chicago
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Hahnemann University
    Medical School
    1976

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

Dr. Barrer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Barrer

4.6

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)

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Very professional and caring. Took the time to listen to me and my concerns. Spoke to me in language that I could understand. He did not seem rushed or pressed for time.
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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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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Leap
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna SRC
Choice Plus POS II
Indemnity
Medicare HMO
Medicare Non-HMO
Select
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth POS
Amerihealth PPO
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
Blue Shield Security 65
Federal Blue Shield
Personal Choice 65
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cigna-HealthSpring
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Health America Commercial
Health America Medicare Advantage Plan
Health America Non-Medicare
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Gold Choice PFFS
Gold Plus HMO
Independence Blue Cross
Independence Administrators
Personal Choice PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone 65
Keystone 65 Direct
Keystone 65 Focus
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Keystone Select
Medicare
Part B Primary
Part B Secondary
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Railroad Medicare
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Supplement
Commercial HMO

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