Dr. Allen E. Waziri, MD

Dr. Allen E. Waziri, MD

Neurology | Male

Dr. Allen E. Waziri is the Co-Medical Director, Inova Neuro-Oncology Program which offers the specialized, world-class expertise required for the diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Waziri specializes in the surgical management of tumors affecting the nervous system.Read more

Inova Medical Group - Neurosurgery
8503 Arlington Blvd Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22031 Get Directions
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Dr. Allen E. Waziri is the Co-Medical Director, Inova Neuro-Oncology Program which offers the specialized, world-class expertise required for the diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Waziri specializes in the surgical management of tumors affecting the nervous system.Read more

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He treated my husband for Meningioma brain tumor. He did the surgery without blood with full efficiency and professionalism. He is well qualified, knowledgeable and humble.
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Dr. Waziri's Care Philosophy

Dr. Allen E. Waziri is the Co-Medical Director, Inova Neuro-Oncology Program which offers the specialized, world-class expertise required for the diagnosis and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Waziri specializes in the surgical management of tumors affecting the nervous system.

Dr. Waziri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Neurology
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eye Cancer
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2001

  • Internship Hospital
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program

    Completed in 2002

  • Residency Hospital
    Neurological Institute of New York Columbia University Medical Center

    Completed in 2008

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotaxis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization