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Dr. Paul Lewis, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.6 (108)
Map Pin Small Buffalo, NY
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Paul Lewis, MD

Dr. Paul Lewis, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Buffalo, NY. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 42 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine and is affiliated with Brooks-TLC Hospital System, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Olean General Hospital and UPMC Chautauqua. Patients rated Dr. Lewis an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Lewis works at Practice in Buffalo, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Herniated Disc along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York 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. Lewis' Office Locations

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    Buffalo Neurosurgery PC
    550 Orchard Park Rd Ste A105, Buffalo, NY 14224 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 677-6000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Brooks-TLC Hospital System
  • Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
  • Olean General Hospital
  • UPMC Chautauqua

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Herniated Disc Surgery
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Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Herniated Disc Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Herniated Disc
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Back Pain
Low Back Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Brain Aneurysm
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Epilepsy
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pathological Spine Fracture
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurostimulator Implantation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Craniopharyngioma
Dural Tear
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Meningiomas
Moyamoya Disease
Myelomalacia
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracolumbar Radiculopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Whiplash
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Facet Blocks
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York
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    3.6
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    Based on 108 ratings
    Patient Ratings (108)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (32)
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    About Dr. Paul Lewis, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 42 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1417933706
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Paul Lewis, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lewis is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lewis accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    Dr. Lewis has seen patients for Herniated Disc, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lewis on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    108 patients have reviewed Dr. Lewis. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lewis.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Lewis, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Lewis 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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