Dr. William Butler, MD

Dr. William Butler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. William Butler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

15 Parkman St Ste 331

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 726-3910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Butler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Butler performs Brain Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Butler performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Butler performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Butler performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Butler performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Butler performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Butler's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Butler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1988
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School
    1987

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Butler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Butler

4.0

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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