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Dr. Timothy Smith, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.5 (4)
Map Pin Small Boston, MA
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Timothy Smith, MD

Dr. Timothy Smith, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Boston, MA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 17 years of experience. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT LOS ANGELES / CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES and is affiliated with Portsmouth Regional Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Smith an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Smith works at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Neurosciences Center in Boston, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Pituitary Tumor, Benign Neoplasm of Brain and Pituitary Gland Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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. Smith's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Neurosciences Center
    60 Fenwood Rd # 1, Boston, MA 02115 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 732-6600

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Portsmouth Regional Hospital
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

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Pituitary Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Brain Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Hypothalamus Cancer
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Meningiomas
Back Pain
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Cranial Trauma
Epilepsy
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Extradural Hemorrhage
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Neuroplasty
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    About Dr. Timothy Smith, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1356674386
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT LOS ANGELES / CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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    Dr. Smith works at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Neurosciences Center in Boston, MA. View the full address on Dr. Smith’s profile.

    Dr. Smith has seen patients for Pituitary Tumor, Benign Neoplasm of Brain and Pituitary Gland Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Smith on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Smith. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Smith.

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