Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Semmelweis University, Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

5350 Shawnee Rd Ste 305

Alexandria, VA 22312

Contact Information

(703) 914-8050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Asmamaw performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 83% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 75% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Asmamaw's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Asmamaw "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."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Trigger Finger
  • Weakness
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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/16/2018)
    Action Taken: Stayed Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Injudicious Prescribing (4/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia
1 Board Action
  • Injudicious Prescribing (9/27/2016)
    Action Taken: Termination of Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia

Education

  • Semmelweis University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Asmamaw has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Asmamaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Amharic
  • Hungarian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asmamaw's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asmamaw to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Asmamaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Asmamaw was the first to accurately diagnose my condition and treat the severe pain I was experiencing. He has completely answered any questions I have had in a friendly, informed and professional manner. He has my complete confidence.
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