Dr. Michael Weaver, MD

Neurosurgeon at Temple Health

Meet Dr. Michael Weaver, MD

Dr. Weaver is a board-certified, fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with Temple Health.

He performs procedures for a wide range of conditions affecting the brain, spine, and surrounding nerves.

Dr. Weaver at a Glance

  • Dr. Weaver is a Professor of Neurosurgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and the Chair of the Neurosurgery department.
  • His clinical interests include brain and spinal cord tumors, skull base neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, complex spinal instrumentation, and Gamma Knife radiosurgery
  • He has been consistently recognized among the "Top Doctors" by Philadelphia magazine (2014 - 2021).

Dr. Weaver is a member of Temple Health.

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How Dr. Michael Weaver, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon


  • Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA


  • Auto Accident Injuries
  • Brain Tumors
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Head Injuries
  • Herniated Disc/Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Nerve Pain/Neuralgia
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Sciatica/Radiculopathy/Leg Pain
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spinal Tumors


  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)
  • Anterior/Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Disc Arthoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty/Vertebroplasty
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Microdiscectomy/Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery

What Patients are Saying About Dr. Michael Weaver, MD

Dr Weaver listened to my concerns and then gave me his recommendations to try to help in those areas. The first time in 3 1/2 years that a surgeon is listening to my concerns and not brushing them off

— Dr. Weaver Patient

Best care I could receive anywhere would always return if necessary. Great doctor.

— Dr. Weaver Patient

I always have good experience with Dr. Weaver and the staff there. Keep up the good work. This keeps me coming back to Temple.

— Dr. Weaver Patient

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Accolades for Dr. Michael Weaver, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Professor and Chair, Neurosurgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • Director, Neurosurgical Oncology, Temple University Hospital
  • Attending Surgeon, Fox Chase Cancer Center

Professional Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Section on Tumors
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Association for Academic Surgeons
  • Pituitary Network Association
  • Society for Neuro-Oncology
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery


  • Top Doctors, Philadelphia Magazine, 2014-2019

Office Information for Dr. Michael Weaver, MD

Temple University Hospital 3509 N. Broad Street Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19140 Driving Directions

Primary Location

Temple University Hospital
3509 N. Broad Street
Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19140

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Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurances Accepted

Additional Locations

  • Temple Neurosciences Center At Jeanes Campus 7500 Central Avenue Physicians' Office Building - Ste 210 Philadelphia, PA 19111 Driving Directions

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