Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

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Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Pain Medicine | Male

5350 Shawnee Rd Ste 305, Alexandria, VA 22312 Get Directions
(703) 914-8050

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Provide individualized and detailed medical care for patients who have musculoskeletal and neurological disorders. Areas of expertise: physiatry, pain medicine,...   Read More

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  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitationnull
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    • Injudicious Prescribing
    • Action Taken:Reprimand
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    4.4 based on 7 responses
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (6)
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    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine
    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Conditions Treated

    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Spine
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Herniated Disc
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Muscle Diseases
    • Musculoskeletal Disorders
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Diseases
    • Neurological Diseases
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pinched Nerve in Back
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stroke
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Trigger Finger
    • Weakness

    Procedures Performed

    • Acupuncture
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Spinal Injections
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Trigger Point Injection

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Virginia.

    • 1
      Sanction

      Dr. Asmamaw has received 1 sanction

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      • Injudicious Prescribing  (4/26/2016)
      • Action Taken: Reprimand
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      • State: Virginia
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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Semmelweis University, Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1988

    • Internship Hospital
      Maimonides Med Center
    • Residency Hospital
      Kingsbrook Jewish Med Center

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Asmamaw has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Amharic
    • Hungarian
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    Dr. Asmamaw's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Pain Medicine
    • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • No malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Asmamaw's Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Asmamaw

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Asmamaw's Care Philosophy

    Provide individualized and detailed medical care for patients who have musculoskeletal and neurological disorders. Areas of expertise: physiatry, pain medicine, spinal disorders, musculoskeletal disorders, neurological disorders, sport medicine.