Dr. Herbert L. Cares, MD

Neurological Surgery

Accepting new patients 15 years of experience


Dr. Herbert L. Cares, MD is a Clinical Geneticist in Newton, MA. He specializes in Neurological Surgery, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Massachusetts General Hospital and he is affiliated with Newton - Wellesley Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Milford Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Cares works at Surgical Neurology Inc.. He frequently treats conditions like Cervical Spine Myelopathy, Herniated Disc along with other conditions at...

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About Dr. Herbert L. Cares, MD


  • Neurological Surgery

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



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Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • University of Massachusetts School of Medicine


  • Bellevue Hosp Ctr/Cornell
  • SUNY Buffalo Affil Hosp


  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • Neurosurgery


Surgical Neurology Inc.

2000 Washington St Ste 220,

Newton, MA 02462


Admitting Hospitals

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Milford Regional Medical Center
  • Newton - Wellesley Hospital

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