Dr. Ahmad Latefi, DO

Dr. Ahmad Latefi, DO

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Dr. Ahmad Latefi, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

3400 Spruce St Ofc FL3

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 91% of peers
Pathological Spine Fracture
high
more than 84% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Latefi'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Latefi does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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19  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

Education data for Dr. Latefi is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Latefi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Latefi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Latefi's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Latefi to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Latefi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Latefi performed a complex surgery on my spine after having a major issue thanks to a poor surgeon at HsS. Dr Latefi is Fellowship trained at u Penn by a surgeon who operated on my mother 20 years ago for what was then a first in the US. We couldnt be happier with Dr Latefi-his bedside manner...more
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Very condescending, made me feel extremely uncomfortable. Can't say whether or not he is a good surgeon but no one should ever be spoken to the way I was. Absoluetly disliked him and would never recommend him. On the other hand, I only waited 10-15 minutes and the staff was very friendly. ...more
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We waited for 75 minutes to be seen (we had a morning appointment). And then once we were finally in the Exam Room, Dr. Latefi couldn't get us out fast enough. We understood that it was just a follow up visit and that my Husband was progressing very well and getting better. But, at the minimum, he...more
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