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Dr. Ayman Salem, MD

Dr. Ayman Salem, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 55

  

Dr. Ayman Salem, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurology.


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(818) 562-6400

Dr. Salem accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
LACare
Molina Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Salem's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salem treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Salem treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salem treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Salem treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salem treats Spondylosis more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Salem treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Salem's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Anterior Horn Disease
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel 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
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Dystonia
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stellate Ganglion Block
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Tourette's Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertigo
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide state of the art medical care for our patients in a professional, friendly, and compassionate setting.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1987
Ain Shams University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1987

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Salem's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salem

3.4

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
56.666666666666664%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
36.666666666666664%
(11)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Salem's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I had an appointment to see the doctor, when I got there his staff didn't notify me that doctor is not ever in the office. They put me in an office and a lady came in and started taking history,
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For my first appointment I waited an hour just to be seen by his Physician's Assistant for 10 minutes and to tell me that they couldn't do anything until I got an MRI. For the 2nd appt. I waited an hour and 15 min. for him to tell me that I needed Pain Management. Also, he did not recommend anyone...Read More
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Very inconsiderate and did not listen to any of my concerns.
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Very polite easy appt great staff
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