Dr. Ayman Omar, MD

Dr. Ayman Omar, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(2)
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Dr. Omar is a US Board-Certified Neurologist and Neurological Oncologist. He also has subspecialized training in Endovascular Neurosurgery from the University of Oxford.Dr. Omar's main area of interest is the development of innovative approaches for the management of brain and spinal cord malignancies. He has a unique set of skills that spans across the various disciplines of Neurosciences. He received training in Endovascular Neurosurgery (University of Oxford), Neurological Oncology (University of Toronto), Neurology (University of Missouri - Columbia), Epilepsy / Epilepsy surgery evaluations, EEG, intraoperative monitoring, subdural grids and depth electrode interpretation (Cleveland Clinic Foundation) and Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience (PhD, University of Ottawa). He is a member of the Society for NeuroOncology (SNO), American Medical Association, American Physiological Society (Inactive), The Society for Neuroscience (Inactive) and the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). He is also the recipient of numerous awards including the "Medical Innovator - 2013 Award" from the Sangamon County Medical society for his discovery of a novel molecularly targeted approach for the treatment of spinal cord hemangioblastomas, Excellence Scholarship in Science and Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Prize for Outstanding Achievements from the Ottawa Hospital Foundation and a highly coveted Canadian Institutes of Health Research National Fellowship Award for investigating the role of endogenous neural stem cells in brain repair following ischemic and traumatic brain injury.

2000 SE Blue Pkwy Ste 270A

Lees Summit, MO 64063

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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more than 54% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
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more than 47% of peers
Stroke
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more than 45% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Neuro-Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anemia
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukocytosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angioplasty
  • Avastin® Injection
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neurological Testing
  • Pain Management
  • Thoracentesis
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Cairo University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Cairo
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Cairo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Missouri-Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Oxford University Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University Of Toronto / Faculty Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cleveland Clin Fdn, Cleveland Clin
    Other Education | Completed 2015
  • University Of Ottawa / Faculty Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Omar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Omar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Omar to family and friends
4.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Omar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Omar accepts 11 insurance carriers
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Cigna
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
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    PHCS Network PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Omar has admitting privileges

Lee's Summit Medical Center
2100 SE Blue Pkwy
Lees Summit, MO 64063
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