Dr. Christopher Abood, MD

Dr. Christopher Abood, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Christopher Abood, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in East Lansing, MI. He graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

1575 Ramblewood Dr Ste 200

East Lansing, MI 48823

Contact Information

(517) 827-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • 4 More

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Dr. Abood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abood treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Abood treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abood treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Abood treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abood treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Abood treats this condition more than 90% 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

About Me

Care Philosophy

Comprehensive care of brain and spine problems using non-surgical and surgical treatments, including minimally-invasive and laser spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Ut Southwestern Medical Centerzale Lipshy Campus
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1997
    University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1995
    Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1991
    Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Abood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abood

3.9

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
70.37037037037037%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
25.925925925925927%
(7)

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A horrible human being who has no compassion for patients. Completely lacks empathy for anyone who is in distress. He also has a horrible reputation in the hospital I worked at with him
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I saw Dr Abood for my carpal tunnel. The surgery went great and I am back to normal.
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Dr. Abood saw my daughter about her back pain. He was very thorough and attentive. He recommended therapy and she is much better.
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After writing in my husbands medical record in the er that he had inconsistent medical exams and give away leg syndrome, basically calling him a liar. So long story short after all the suffering my husband's has had to deal with he ended up having to go and see another surgeon in Chicago not just...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Abood! My years of back pain finally got me to the point where I couldn't even go to work. After much research, I chose to see Dr. Abood, and I'm so glad I did. Some reviews I've seen say he's not friendly - I didn't find that to be true. He is to the point, but he's kind and...Read More
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Blue Preferred PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Choice Care PPO
McLaren Health Plan
Mutual of Omaha
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Priority Health
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Sparrow Hospital

Lansing, MI

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