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Dr. Charles Azzam, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Azzam

Dr. Charles Azzam, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Fac Francaise De Med De U St Joseph in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(703) 551-4113

Dr. Azzam accepts the following insurance:

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KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
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Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Azzam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azzam treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Azzam treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azzam treats Spine Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Azzam treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azzam treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Azzam treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Azzam's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Azzam, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Woodbridge, VA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Fac Francaise De Med De U St Joseph in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1986
George Washington University
Residency Hospital
1981
Washington Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Washington Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1979
Fac Francaise De Med De U St Joseph
Medical School
1986
1981
1980
1979

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

Dr. Azzam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Azzam

3.6

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
60.869565217391305%
(14)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
8.695652173913043%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
30.434782608695652%
(7)

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Dr Azzam is unquestionably one of the most highly skilled spine surgeons in the metro DC area. My 9 yr old ACDF w plating & screws is still going strong with one bone plug completely remodeled and the other fused with a nice surrounding fog of trabecular bone seen on flex-extend radiographs. And as...Read More
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Can't say enough good things about Dr. Azzam. He performed disc surgery on me and made me whole again.
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Fantastic person and surgeon. He performed a decompressive lumbar laminectomy and lumbar fusion with instrumentation and stabilization on me in early August of 2016. From the time I awoke from surgery till now I have not suffered one minute of sciatic pain which prior to surgery had me unable to...Read More
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