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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 42

1400 Forest Glen Rd Ste 225
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Dr. Amini's Experience

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Dr. Amini's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Amini Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Hospital Quality

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

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Forest Glen Surgical Spclty Ctr
OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY AFFILIATES PA
1400 Forest Glen Rd Ste 225
Silver Spring, MD 20910
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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    Dr. Amini's Experience

    Dr. Amini's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Stereotaxis
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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 Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Injuries
    • Neck Pain
    • Nerve Injury
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
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    • Nervous System Disorders
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • 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
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    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

    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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    Dr. Amini's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Holy Cross Hospital

    • Prince Georges Hospital Center

    • Washington Adventist Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Amini

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
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    3.9 out of 5

    Dr. Amini's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Amini

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    15 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Forest Glen Surgical Spclty Ctr
    OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY AFFILIATES PA
    1400 Forest Glen Rd Ste 225
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 754-7571 (Office)
    (301) 754-3171 (Fax)
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    1500 Forest Glen Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (888) 768-5553 (Office)
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