Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD
Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Alexandria, VA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Asmamaw is affiliated with Stafford Hospital, Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, Inova Alexandria Hospital and Mary Washington Hospital.

5350 Shawnee Rd Ste 305

Alexandria, VA 22312

Contact Information

(703) 914-8050

Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Dr. Abraham Asmamaw, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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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."

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • 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
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Trigger Finger
  • Weakness

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Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

1 Sanction
  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asmamaw to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
Fairfax Station, VA |
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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Dr. Asmamaw accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Asmamaw has admitting privileges

Inova Alexandria Hospital
4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304
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Mary Washington Hospital
1001 Sam Perry Blvd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
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Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
2300 Opitz Blvd
Woodbridge, VA 22191
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Stafford Hospital
101 Hospital Center Blvd
Stafford, VA 22554
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