Dr. Walter Panis, MD

Dr. Walter Panis, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Walter Panis, MD is a neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1975 and specializes in neurology.

5 Longfellow Pl Ste 201

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 643-2420

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
  • Humana
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 48% of peers
Chronic Pain
more than 47% of peers
more than 33% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

19  Conditions Treated

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.


  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Spaulding Rehab/Harvard Med Sc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Panis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Panis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Panis to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Panis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Would absolutely recommend him to friends and family!
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I have herniated disc for the last 25 years and about 10 year ago I had also fragmented disc. I had visited many Drs until I was lucky enough to be referred to Dr Panis. He referred me to the best physical therapy program I ever had which helped me to gain control over my body. I just can not...more
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Suffered serious concussion, his treatment was to pump me full of drugs. Left him after 5 months. Ended up at Spaulding rehab, doctors took me off all medicine dr panis prescribed. Made full recovery... Spaulding words, his treatment was old and outdated.
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