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Lawrence Dickinson MD

With Angi since October 2008


(3) Verified Reviews

Neuroscience - Neurosurgery
Orthopedics - Spine & Neck


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Incredibly well. Larry took my call the day after my accident, after I wasn't able to see the surgeon at Stanford after being released from the hospital. He found issues with the test that had been run, and set a course of treatment to get me back to full recovery. His communication was clear, concise. He was available, and followed up personally the day after my surgery to make sure my recovery w...

Description of Work
Spinal fusion fo C3 and C4 after a cycling accident.. Removal of disc between those vertebrae.

Category neurosurgeon



He is an excellent neurosurgeon. The name of his practice is Pacific Brain & Spine. He is just very good. He saved my life and put me back together again. He operated on me twice and was just a really together doc. He is really interested in patient care and I would recommend him to anyone. He is available. His office is great. He is a great guy. The fact that I am here right now is specifically d...

Description of Work
Dr. Dickinson is the neurosurgeon I saw a year ago. I have seen him several times.

Category neurosurgeon



I was a paramedic who was injured on the job. Due to the injury, my spinal cord was swollen causing nerve impairment in my arms and hands. Of course I had constant neck pain so it didn't occur to me when it got worse that something may be wrong. After seeing my pain management specialist who took an X-Ray I was instructed to report to the ER immediately. When asked why I was told I had a large abs...

Description of Work
Dr. Dickinson removed several abscesses from my spinal cord and severe damage to the vertebrae, discs, and tissue in 2000, due to an infection of MRSA contracted during treatment for a swollen spinal cord due to an accident. One of the largest abscesses was at the base of my brain. About two years later after the infection was gone he repaired and fixed my cervical spine. He then followed up on the outcome.

Category neurosurgeon

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