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Efstathios (Steve) Papavassiliou, MD

Fellowship-trained neurosurgeon

Dr. Efstathios (Steve) Papavassiliou


A neurosurgeon who brings expertise in surgical techniques and treatments for patients with all spinal disorders, as well as with epilepsy and movement disorders such as Parkinson disease, essential tremor and dystonia.


Co-Director, Spine Center at Beth Israel Deaconess
Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Practice Location

The Spine Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-Chestnut Hill


Greek, French, Spanish


University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine
in Functional Neurosurgery, 2003
Research Fellow, National Institute of Health in Neurosurgery, 1996


Hahneman/MCP University, Philadelphia in Neurosurgery, 1999
Medical College of Wisconsin in Neurosurgery, 2002


Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospitals in Surgery, 1997

Medical School

University of Athens Medical School, 1990


American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Board Certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery


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Contact Information

Spine Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Shapiro Clinical Center, Second Floor
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215