Dr. Francisco M. Ferraz, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 63

46400 Benedict Dr Ste 1
Sterling, VA 20164
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Dr. Ferraz's Experience

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Dr. Ferraz's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ferraz Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Ferraz Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Appointments & Offices

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Northern Virginia Brain & Spine INC
Northern Virginia Brain & Spine INC
46400 Benedict Dr Ste 1
Sterling, VA 20164
VIRGINIA PAIN SPECIALISTS
VIRGINIA PAIN SPECIALISTS
611 S Carlin Springs Rd Ste 105
Arlington, VA 22204
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    Dr. Ferraz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
    1
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    2
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Ferraz

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Virginia.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    Universidade Federal De Pernambuco, Centro De Ciencias Da Saude
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Jamaica Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Georgetown University Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1982
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ferraz & Staff

    • English
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ferraz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferraz to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Ferraz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 2 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ferraz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

    A
    Northern Virginia Brain & Spine INC
    46400 Benedict Dr Ste 1
    Sterling, VA 20164
    (703) 444-2592 (Office)
    (703) 845-2885 (Fax)
    B
    VIRGINIA PAIN SPECIALISTS
    611 S Carlin Springs Rd Ste 105
    Arlington, VA 22204
    (703) 845-1552 (Office)
    (703) 845-2885 (Fax)
    C
    GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    900 23rd St NW
    Washington, DC 20037
    (202) 715-4000 (Office)
    (202) 715-5161 (Fax)
    D
    509 E Meade Dr
    Evansville, IN 47715
    (703) 966-7169 (Office)
    (812) 303-4765 (Fax)
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