Dr. Amin Amini, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 41

1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Dr. Amini:

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Dr. Amini's Experience

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Dr. Amini's Care Philosophy

Dr. Amini's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Amini Performs

  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
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Conditions Dr. Amini Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Washington Adventist Hospital
7600 Carroll Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Amini

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Appointments & Offices

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Forest Glen Surgical Spclty Center
Forest Glen Surgical Spclty Center
1400 Forest Glen Rd Suite 225
Silver Spring, MD 20910
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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    Dr. Amini's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Amini's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 2012
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    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
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    • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
    • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Injury
    • Brain Lesion
    • Brain Tumor
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Injuries
    • Neck Pain
    • Nerve Injury
    • Nervous System Disorders
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
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    • Radiculopathy
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spasticity
    • Spinal Compression Fracture
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Infections
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Dislocation
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondolthesis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Spondylosis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Amini

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Utah Hospital
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Utah Hospital
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Maryland At College Park
    Graduated in 2005

    Other Education

    University Of Maryland At College Park
    Complete in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Amini & Staff

    • English
    • Farsi
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Amini'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. Amini has admitting privileges:

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    • Doctors Community Hospital

    • Holy Cross Hospital

    • Prince Georges Hospital Center

    • Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

    • Washington Adventist Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Amini

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amini to family and friends

    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Amini's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 12 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Amini
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Amini accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Amini before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • POMCO Group
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Forest Glen Surgical Spclty Center
    1400 Forest Glen Rd Suite 225
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 754-7571 (Office)
    B
    1500 Forest Glen Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (888) 768-5553 (Office)
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