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Dr. James Evans, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (123)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. James Evans, MD

Dr. James Evans, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and is affiliated with Riddle Memorial Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Jefferson Abington Hospital, Doylestown Hospital and Jefferson Stratford Hospital. Dr. Evans, completed a residency at Cleveland Clinic. Patients rated Dr. Evans an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Evans works at Jefferson Neurological Surgery Associates in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Hypothalamus Cancer, Cancer of Cerebral Meninges and Pituitary Gland Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Evans' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Jefferson Neurological Surgery Associates
    1101 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 955-7000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Riddle Memorial Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Abington Hospital
  • Doylestown Hospital
  • Jefferson Stratford Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Hypothalamus Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Brain Cancer
Meningiomas
Pituitary Tumor
Brain Surgery
Cerebral Edema
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Bone Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Birth Defects
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Tumor
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Myelitis
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Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteosarcoma
Radiculopathy
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Stroke
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Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertebral Column Tumors
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cranial CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Endoscopic Neurosurgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Nerve Ablation
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Novalis® Radiosurgery
Peripheral Nerve Block
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotaxis
Trigeminal Nerve Block
TrueBeam™ Radiosurgery
Tumor Resection
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    4.9
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    About Dr. James Evans, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1124048194
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Fairfax Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency
    Internship
    • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. James Evans, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Evans is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Evans has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Evans works at Jefferson Neurological Surgery Associates in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Evans’s profile.

    Dr. Evans has seen patients for Hypothalamus Cancer, Cancer of Cerebral Meninges and Pituitary Gland Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Evans on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    123 patients have reviewed Dr. Evans. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Evans.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Evans, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Evans appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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