Dr. Akram Shhadeh, MD

Dr. Akram Shhadeh, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o
(2)

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Dr. Akram Shhadeh, MD is a neurology specialist in Fort Pierce, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in neurology, vascular neurology, and more.Read his story

Arubah Neuroscience Institute

1701 S 23rd St

Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Shhadeh

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 89% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
high
more than 89% of peers
Thrombosis
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Shhadeh'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.

Dr. Shhadeh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shhadeh "Dr. Shhadeh is the Medical Director for the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Director of Arubah Neuroscience Institute in Ft. Pierce, FL. He specializes in minimally invasive, image guided techniques to diagnose and treat arteries and veins of the brain, neck, and spine. Dr. Shhadeh earned his medical degree from Demascus University in Syria. He completed a residence in Neurology at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed fellowships in Vascular Neurology and Endovascular Neuroradiology at the University of California in San Diego, CA, and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ in Newark, NJ. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology and Vascular Neurology. He is also certified by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties in Neurocritical Care. Dr. Shaddeh offers services and treatment related to ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, brain aneurysm, brain arteriovenous malformation, extra cranial and intracranial atherosclerotic disease, spinal vascular malformation, cerebral venous stenting, carotid and vertebral artery stenosis, spinal compression fracture, neurological emergencies, WADA procedure, and inferior petrosal sinus sampling. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shhadeh "Arubah Neuroscience Institute is made up of a group of highly skilled physicians who believe in collaborating together, as well as, with your other treating physicians to achieve the best possible outcome for each patient. We believe that a teamwork approach is the best way to enhance coordinated care and improve patient outcomes.We routinely put each patient at the center of his/her own care and treatment decisions. It is our goal to help each patient clearly understand his/her medical condition, what the treatment options can do, and what they cannot fix. We do spend all the time needed to address the questions and concerns of the patient, as well as the referring physician, and to that end we encourage an open-ended dialogue throughout the treatment process."
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7  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Teleneurology
  • Vascular Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

57  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University of Damascus / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Temple University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • UMDNJ New Jersey Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • NeuroCritical Care Board
    Other Education | Completed
  • Trascranial Doppler (TCD)
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shhadeh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shhadeh's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shhadeh to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Shhadeh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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