Herbert Cares, M.D.

C U R R I C U L U M   V I T A E

Name: Herbert Lionel Cares
Address: 2000 Washington St.
Suite 220
Newton, Massachusetts 02462
Place of Birth: New York, New York.
1959 A.B. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
1963 M.D. University of Michigan Medical School
Post Doctoral Training:  
Internship and Residencies:  
1963-1964 Surgical Intern, Second (Cornell) Surgical Division, Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York.
1967-1971 Neurosurgical Resident, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York.
Research Fellowships:  
1971-1972 C1inical ResearchFellow,Neurosurgical Service, Massachusetts General Hospital.
Licensure and Certification:  
1971- Massachusetts License Registration, #33073
1974- American Board of Neurological Surgery
Academic Appointments:  
1972-1976 Clinical Instructor in surgery, (neurosurgery) Harvard Medical School
1979- Assistant Clinical Professor in Surgery, (neurosurgery) Harvard Medical School
1972- Clinical Associate, Neurosurgical Service Massachusetts General Hospital
Other Professional Positions:
1964-1967 Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, United States Navy.
1990- Expert witness for PROMUTUAL
1992- Expert witness for the Risk Management Foundation, Harvard Hospitals.
1992 Consultant, Board of Registration in Medicine, Massachusetts.
1999- Consultant, Board of Licensure in Medicine, Maine.
2002- Acting Chief of Neurosurgery, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Memberships in Professional Societies:
1963- American Medical Association
1972-1981 Congress of Neurological Surgeons
1972- New England Neurosurgical Society
1983- Massachusetts Neurosurgical Society
Publications: See Scientific Article. Full list supplied on request.
Most recent presentation: "Technical Considerations In Harvesting Iliac Crest Grafts" Presented at the New England Neurosurgical Society Dedham, Massachusetts June 6th, 2003
Honors and Accolades:  
2003 Named as a Top Doctor in Massachusetts by Consumers Checkbook (a nonprofit consumers organization www.checkbook.org)