Dr. Stuart Hershman, MD

Dr. Stuart Hershman, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Stuart Hershman, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

55 Fruit St # 3A

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 724-8636

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hershman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spine Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
more than 83% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Hershman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Nyu-Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hershman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hershman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hershman to family and friends
28 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hershman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Hershman is the BEST doctor in the orthopedic profession. He is very patient and thorough. He takes the time to really listen to you and then works with you to come up with a plan that everyone agrees on. He has spent so much of his time making sure I was completely comfortable and understood...more
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I use Grand Rounds as a second opinion for my medical issues, and what the staff at Grand Rounds do is they gather medical records from all doctors or clinics you've already seen and find a doctor, whom they submit all paperwork, MRI, CT, X-rays, etc, too and that doctor will give their expert...more
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Dr. Hershman was friendly and knowledgeable. He spent considerable time with me answering all my questions and explained how my problem could be resolved. He was patient, caring and familiar with the latest techniques which made me feel very comfortable. His understanding attitude put me at ease...more
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Dr. Hershman performed surgery on my spine for a fracture when he was practicing in Florida. Couldn't have asked for a kinder, better physician or better care. The experience went smoothly, stress-free. I am only upset now, because I was searching him out for a consultation and found that Mass...more
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