Dr. Amiel W. Bethel, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 49

301 Hospital Dr # 803
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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Dr. Bethel:

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Dr. Bethel's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Carroll Hospital Center
200 Memorial Avenue
Westminster, MD 21157
Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
500 Upper Chesapeake Drive
Bel Air, MD 21014

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bethel

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
BALTIMORE WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER
Baltimore Washington Spine & Neuroscience Center
301 Hospital Dr # 803
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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  1. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Bethel's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Degenerative Disc surgery
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hydrocephalus Surgery
    • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
    • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Pump Implant
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spinal Tumor Surgery
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Adult Brain Tumor
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Tumor
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Cervical Spondylitis
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Concussion
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spine Diseases
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
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    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
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    Background Check for Dr. Bethel

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Md
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Md
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins School Of Medicine
    Complete in 1995

    Undergraduate Schools

    Princeton-UMDNJ
    Graduated in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bethel & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bethel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Bethel has admitting privileges:

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    • Baltimore Washington Medical Center

    • Carroll Hospital Center

    • Harford Memorial Hospital

    • University of Maryland Medical Center

    • Upper Chesapeake Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bethel

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bethel to family and friends

    26 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Bethel's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 24 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bethel
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    26 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    26 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Bethel accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    BALTIMORE WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER
    Baltimore Washington Spine & Neuroscience Center
    301 Hospital Dr # 803
    Glen Burnie, MD 21061
    (410) 553-8160 (Office)
    (410) 553-8159 (Fax)
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