Dr. Michael R. Abidin, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 52

6355 Walker Ln Ste 308
Alexandria, VA 22310
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Dr. Abidin's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Inova Alexandria Hospital
4320 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Metropolitan ENT&Facial Pls Sgy
Metropolitan ENT&Facial Pls Sgy
6355 Walker Ln Ste 308
Alexandria, VA 22310
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    Dr. Abidin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
    1
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Frenectomy
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    2
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    Background Check for Dr. Abidin

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement 
    • Amount or Range: Average
    • Nature of Complaint: Location: Fairfax County, VA Practitioner Comments: The patient who sued me was a previously dismissed from my practice for abusing narcotic drugs. She alleged that my treatment made her intoleerant to certain allergens, such as cigarette smoke. She was later discovered to be a smoker, disproving her injuries. The case was settled for nuisance value.
    • State: 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Johns Hopkins University
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Abidin & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
  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. Abidin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Inova Alexandria Hospital where Dr. Abidin has admitting privileges:

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    • Inova Alexandria Hospital

  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. Abidin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abidin to family and friends

    27 responses
    above
    national average

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

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Optima Health
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Metropolitan ENT&Facial Pls Sgy
    6355 Walker Ln Ste 308
    Alexandria, VA 22310
    (703) 313-7700 (Office)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Abidin
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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