Dr. Joseph Russell Madsen MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Joseph Madsen is a neurosurgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 22 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1981 - 1982

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1982 - 1988

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Long-term outcome in children with moyamoya syndrome after cranial revascularization by pial synangiosis.
Scott, R.M., Smith, J.L., Robertson, R.L., Madsen, J.R., Soriano, S.G., Rockoff, M.A.

Gamma oscillations correlate with working memory load in humans.
Howard, M.W., Rizzuto, D.S., Caplan, J.B., Madsen, J.R., Lisman, J., Aschenbrenner-Scheibe, R., Schulze-Bonhage, A., Kahana, M.J.

Sleep-dependent theta oscillations in the human hippocampus and neocortex.
Cantero, J.L., Atienza, M., Stickgold, R., Kahana, M.J., Madsen, J.R., Kocsis, B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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