Dr. Robert Lawrence Martuza MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Robert Martuza is a neurosurgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Martuza accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1973–1974

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1974–1980

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Single-cell RNA-seq highlights intratumoral heterogeneity in primary glioblastoma.
Patel, A. P.,Tirosh, I.,Trombetta, J. J.,Shalek, A. K.,Gillespie, S. M.,Wakimoto, H.,Cahill, D. P.,Nahed, B. V.,Curry, W. T.,Martuza, R. L.,Louis, D. N.,Rozenblatt-Rosen, O.,Suvà, M. L.,Regev, A.,Bernstein, B. E.

Reconstructing and Reprogramming the Tumor-Propagating Potential of Glioblastoma Stem-like Cells.
Suvà, M. L.,Rheinbay, E.,Gillespie, S. M.,Patel, A. P.,Wakimoto, H.,Rabkin, S. D.,Riggi, N.,Chi, A. S.,Cahill, D. P.,Nahed, B. V.,Curry, W. T.,Martuza, R. L.,Rivera, M. N.,Rossetti, N.,Kasif, S.,Beik, S.,Kadri, S.,Tirosh, I.,Wortman, I.,Shalek, A. K.,Rozenblatt-Rosen, O.,Regev, A.,Louis, D. N.,Bernstein, B. E.

Treatment of orthotopic malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors with oncolytic herpes simplex virus.
Antoszczyk, S.,Spyra, M.,Mautner, V. F.,Kurtz, A.,Stemmer-Rachamimov, A. O.,Martuza, R. L.,Rabkin, S. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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