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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 45

1514 Jefferson Hwy
New Orleans, LA 70121
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Dr. Sulaiman's Experience

Dr. Sulaiman's Care Philosophy


  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Awards & Recognitions


  • College Prizes for Academic Excellence in the Sciences
  • Summer Studentship/Travel Award to Outstanding Medical Student, Dept. of Physiology, Leiden University
  • University Prizes for Academic Excellence; Graduated top 5% of Medical School
  • Summer Studentship/Travel Award for Neuroscience Research, Amsterdam Medical Center
  • Faculty of Medicine 75th Anniversary Research Recognition Award/Scholarship, University of Alberta
  • Nominee for Outstanding Young Investigator Award; International Campaign for Cure of Spinal Cord Injury Paralysis (ICCP)
  • Nominee, Governor General Gold Medal Award for most meaningful and outstanding PhD research, 2001 Fall Convocation, University of Alberta
  • Winner/Principal Investigator, Plastic Surgery Research Foundation, Expression of Regeneration-Associated Genes after Nerve Injury
  • Nigerian National Scholarship for Academic Excellence
  • Mary Imri Travel Award for Outstanding Research
  • Research Excellence Award/Fellowship; Rick Hansen Institute/Alberta Paraplegic Foundation
  • Research Excellence Award/Studentship; Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
  • Nominee, Teaching Excellence Award, faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba
  • Winner/Principal Investigator, Research grant by Byron Riesch Paralysis Foundation, Milwaukee, WI
  • Outstanding Research Recognition/Incentive Award; Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
  • Research Excellence Award/Fellowship; Canadian Institute for Health Research/Canadian Neurotrauma Research Program
  • Winner/Principal Investigator, Research grant by the Medical Research Council of the Health Sciences Ctr, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg

Media & Publications


Education & Training

Medical School

Medical University, Bulgaria
Graduated in 1997

Internship Hospital

University Of Manitoba Hospitals, Canada

Residency Hospital

University Of Manitoba, Canada

Fellowship Hospital

Lsu Hospitals

Other Education

Frcs (C)
Gce 'o' Level (Grade 'i' Distinction-8 Papers
Complete in 1988
PHD, Neurosciences

Languages Spoken by Dr. Sulaiman & Staff

  • English

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