Dr. Amr El-Naggar, MD

Dr. Amr El-Naggar, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Amr El-Naggar, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Somerset, KY. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

75 Hail Knob Rd

Somerset, KY 42503

Contact Information

(606) 678-9617

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Broken Neck
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • 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)
  • 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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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • U Ein Shams, Cairo
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Ain Shams U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Zagazig U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El-Naggar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Naggar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Naggar to family and friends
3.6
based on 24 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. El-Naggar's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Albany, KY |
i HAD BACK SURGERY IN FEB. DR EL NAGGAR IS AN EXCELLENT DOCTOR. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM.
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in Owingsville, KY |
I like Dr El Naggar but nobody ever answers his phone or returns calls. I leave message after message and nobody ever calls me which put me back in the hospital.
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in Somerset KY |
Not even 1 star. I have NOT seen a doctor other than my family doctor Khan in OVER A YEAR. Went today and still didn't see one but, I need surgery that 80% of ALL back surgeries FAIL and already told by Dr. Elnaggar that there is NO surgeries can be done. Nurse Practitioners BETTER Be Practicing on...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. El-Naggar accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. El-Naggar has admitting privileges

Jewish Hospital
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Louisville, KY 40202
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University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202
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