Dr. Ziv Williams, MD

Dr. Ziv Williams, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Ziv Williams, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

15 Parkman St Ste 331

Boston, MA 02114

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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

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (10/19/2015)View details
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. Williams' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Williams' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ziv Williams, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Mass Gen Hospital
Residency Hospital
1999
Stanford University
Medical School
1999

Dr. Williams' Reviews

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4.2

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Williams not only figured out why my mother suddenly could not walk, he explained the problem, risks and personally performed a complicated surgery. For years doctors looked at her brain, neck and back, but Dr. Williams found the tumor pressing her spinal cord. Dr. Williams speaks and does...Read More
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he saved my life, and was one of the kindest people i have ever met. i will always be so grateful for his medical expertise, his compassion and his humanity.
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Way too eager for a life altering surgery. I am without question worse off than I was prior to surgery. He did not listen to my concerns and current pain. I trusted him and he betrayed my trust without question.
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Dr Williams has treated me for various neuro issues. Very professional kind and caring. He has always checked up before during and post. Through the years his team has always Been just as professional. His office staff are always right on the ball and accommodating. Thanks Kenisha! Hopefully I wont...Read More
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I was diagnosed with a very rare and unusual condition. Dr. Williams is excellent sharing information, data, my concerns, available options for my outcome. His staff is right on time with appointments and you are never rushed out the door. Going to see him from western Mass was the best decision...Read More
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Aetna
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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