John Afshar, MD

Dr. John Afshar

John Afshar, MD

Neurological Surgery

PHONE: 561-882-6214

 | FAX: 561-882-6216

PHONE: 561-882-6214

FAX:561-882-6216

Practicing since : 1987
Specialty : Neurosurgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : St. Mary's Medical Center
Language(s) : English

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education

Medical School
Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Internship
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – General Surgery

Residency
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – General Surgery
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – Neurological Surgery
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC – Neuropathology
Children’s Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, DC – Pediatric Neurosurgery
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – Neurology
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – Neuroradiology
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC – Neurological Surgery (Chief Resident)

Fellowship
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD – Brain Tumor Surgery and Cerebrovascular Research
University of South Florida Hospital, Tampa, FL – Neurological Surgery (Chief Resident)

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Neurological Surgeon, Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute, West Palm Beach, FL 2020 – Present

Neurological Surgeon, The Center for Cranial/Spinal Surgery, Stuart, FL

Attending Staff, Martin memorial Medical Center, Stuart, FL

Attending Staff, Martin Memorial Hospital South, Stuart, FL

Attending Staff, Columbia Medical Center of Port St. Lucie, Port St. Lucie, FL

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Neck and Low Back Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Discs
  • Disc Replacement / Arthroplasty
  • Minimally Invasive Microsurgery
  • Nonfusion Surgery
  • Neck and Low Back Fusion
  • Brain Tumors
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery / Cyberknife

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, Congress of Neurologic Surgeons

Member, North American Spine Society

Member, National Board of Medical Examiners

Member, National Board of Neurological Surgery

Member, Martin County Medical Society, Florida

Diseases & Conditions

Diseases & Conditions

  • Neck and Low Back Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Brain Tumors

Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute

Address
901 Village Blvd.
Suite 702
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Phone

561-882-6214

Location Details

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