Dr. Amin Amini, MD

Dr. Amin Amini, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Amin Amini, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

1300 Spring St Ste 210

Silver Spring, MD 20910

Contact Information

(301) 585-7900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid

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Dr. Amini's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amini treats Broken Neck more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Amini treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amini treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Amini treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amini treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Amini's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • 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
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spasticity
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • 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

With the purpose of delivering excellent, efficient, and state of the art neurosurgical care, Holy Cross Neurosciences Center offers a disease-specific and patient-focused approach to our patients. Our multispecialty center includes physicians in neu...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of Utah Hospital
Residency Hospital
2003
University Of Utah Hospital
Internship Hospital
2002
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
University Of Maryland
Undergraduate School
1998
University Of Maryland At College Park
2008
2003
2002
1998
1998

Languages

  • Farsi
  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Amini's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amini

3.9

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
63.63636363636363%
(14)
4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
3 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(2)
2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(4)

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i had a bad fall and was taken to the trauma center at Prince Georges medical center. This happen to be on a Fri. It was the follwing Tues that i ended up having surgery for a fractured vertabrae. Dr Amini performed a three level fusion. At first it was very tough but the pain finaly subsided...Read More
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I went to different doctors, I received physical therapy, medicine for pain, injections, infiltrates; I was finally referred to Dr. Amani and scheduled the lumbar stenosis surgery and sciatic nerve compromise; on May 7; I had a surgery and my first post surgery visit was yesterday May 22, I am very...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Amini by my family physician for a herniated disc in my back. His offices are very clean and well maintained. His bedside manner is fair at best...he is not a warm and fuzzy. He was very short in his answers as well...I seemed to have more questions than he was willing to...Read More
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Dr. Armini was amazing and a great bedside manner. He took my pain away with his surgery. I could not walk for a almost 2-3 months. I'm honored that such a prestigious Dr. Worked on me.
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Took my 94 year old mother to Dr Amini for follow up visit after Mom's ER visit for suspected cervical fracture. Staff very helpful in getting an appt quickly for early following week. Dr was precisely on time for appt, very thorough and conscientious, reviewed Mom's case in detail, provided...Read More
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Locations

Center for Brain and Spine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 3:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 8:30am - 12:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Medicaid

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Holy Cross Hospital

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