Dr. Asif Bashir, MD

Dr. Asif Bashir, MD

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Dr. Asif Bashir, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Edison, NJ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from King Edward Medical College in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

65 James St

Edison, NJ 08820

Contact Information

(732) 321-7010

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Brain Surgery
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more than 69% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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more than 59% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 57% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

52  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Aitchison College, Lahore
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Harvard Boston Children Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Upstate Med Ctr (SUNY-Upstate)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery @ University Of Pittsburgh
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

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Dr. Bashir's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bashir

4.2

Based on 29 reviews

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Dr. Bashir helped my family beyond our expectations. We went to multiple doctors for my mom who was in severe pain for months. All of them said that she had a minimal chance of getting better or that they wouldn't operate due to her 2 previous spinal fusions. Dr. Bashir committed to helping us...Read More
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Osseo, MN – Sep 06, 2017
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Dr. Bashir is a fantastic doctor. He has extremely caring bedside manner and is very honest and understanding about patient concerns & exploring different treatment options. As a neurosurgeon, he is just first class
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Jane in Princeton, NJ – May 24, 2017
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My name is Christopher Bellofatto. I was crippled for approximately one and a half years. I recently had my third major surgery in less than one year! Dr. Asif Bashir performed two of those major surgeries on me...lumbar spine disctectomy with decompression, and cervical spine surgery to do cutting...Read More
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Christopher Bellofatto in Roseland, NJ – May 24, 2017
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It's been almost 4 yrs since my husband had spine surgery and has recovered so well. We went to 3 Neurosurgeons and I am glad we chose him to do surgery. He is caring, he listens to you and he will advise you what he can and cannot do. He is very realistic with results and will help you all through...Read More
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Debbie in New Jersey – Apr 15, 2017
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My wife has multiple sclerosis and we were directed to see him because of a c spine MRI. She has been in serious pain and many other issues. Dr Bashir was rude and spent more time on phone and talking about my and my wife's relationship and lunch then he did about her issue. He was not helpful or...Read More
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John in New Castle, DE – Apr 07, 2017
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