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Dr. Albert Telfeian, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Telfeian

Dr. Albert Telfeian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(401) 793-9153

Dr. Telfeian accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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Dr. Telfeian's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfeian treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Telfeian treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfeian performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Telfeian performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Neuroplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfeian performs Neuroplasty more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Telfeian performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Telfeian's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Albert Telfeian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Brown Medical School in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania
Internship Hospital
1993
Brown Medical School
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Telfeian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Telfeian

4.3

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
80.95238095238095%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(3)

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Dr Telfeian is my angel here on earth! He is a very compassionate surgeon and person and very skilled. I went from non functional for a long time to walking and working within 3 weeks of my surgery. I would highly recommend Dr T!
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I just had cervical spine surgery and highly recommend Dr. Telfeian. He and his staff are wonderful!!!
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...as I was saying, but my review cut off for some reason... On my second visit to the pain center the DR. looks me right in the eyes and says "I can't prescribe you opiates, I see nothing on your imaging." I say, "thats fine I don't want opiates, I want some treatment that will help me get...Read More
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He looked over my imaging with me for 10 minutes then said I don't see anything I can do for you (I'm fine with that), but then he proceded to go on to give me a lecture on how all of the healthcare providers, I've been to, are good smart doctors he'd send his own family to... That's all well and...Read More
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An absolute magician with a scalpel . I can not say enough about the surgical repair he performed on my herniated disc. I went from barley being able to move and constant pain to being completely asymptomatic . I great surgeon and a wonderful individual as well. James Gallagher
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