Dr. Ashraf Ragab, MD

Dr. Ashraf Ragab, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(31)

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Dr. Ashraf Ragab, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

Comprehensive Spine Institute

1988 Gulf To Bay Blvd

Clearwater, FL 33765
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ragab's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragab treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ragab treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragab treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Ragab treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragab treats Back Pain more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ragab treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ragab's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Cervical Spondylitis
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complex Spine Disorders
Complex Spine Surgery
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Injuries
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Kyphosis Surgery
Laminectomy
Laminoplasty
Laminotomy
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medical Branch Block
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculitis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Trigger Point Injection
Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ragab is a leader in developing and applying innovative techniques to treat patients with spinal disorders. He is a board-certified, fellowship trained spine and orthopedic surgeon who is dedicated to providing patients with information on all...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    University of Wisconsin Hosp Clinics Authority
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1995
    University Hospitals of Cleveland
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    St Elizabeths Hosp Tufts University
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1986
    University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ragab's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ragab

4.3

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
80.64516129032258%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(2)
1 Star
12.903225806451612%
(4)

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Both Dr. Ragab and his staff were very caring, empathetic and knowledgeable. They went over my options and explained everything to me. Thanks for the help. Will tell all that I meet with spinal conditions to seek help here.
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Excellent all around
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Cliff Notes version...RUN!!!!! Florida has some really shady doctors but he takes the cake. On the surface, appears calm, cool, knowledgeable. But, when you really need him, he chooses to walk away, no reason, no excuse...just come pick up your file. If the Laws in Florida were more strict with...Read More
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Stay away from Ragab!. He performed a lower back surgery on me 8 years ago. IT WAS A COMPLETE FAILURE. He fractured 2 vertebrae. How ? He never had a bone density test performed on an 80 year old male, ME.. In addition the screws to hold the rods were not installed horizontally but at about a 20%...Read More
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Dr Ragab is a fine professional that in most cases.his surgeries and proceedures work. With me I had a Spine Stimulator trial and on one leg he hit a nerve and ended uo in the er. No communication from the surgical coordinator and my primary care physician. There are other choices that you will...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Choice PPO
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
Tricare
TriCare for Life

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