Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD

Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED in 2010 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

913 E 26th St Ste 600

Minneapolis, MN 55404

Contact Information

(612) 775-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • QualCare

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Dr. Shafa's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shafa ""I aim to treat each of my patients as I would a family member. Together, we'll develop a treatment plan that's tailored to the patient's individual goals.""

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shafa does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Myelopathy
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis


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4  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Seton Hall Univ./St. Joseph's Hospital and MC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • St Josephs Hosp Seton Hall University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Twin Cities Spine Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Shafa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shafa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shafa to family and friends
10 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 1

Dr. Shafa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Please people; if you are looking for a surgeon to truly trust, who will treat you as his own family, answer every question patiently, explain things in detail and will not walk away and forget you after surgery, this is your man! Dr Shafa saved me from life in a wheelchair. I cannot recommend...more
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I was referred to Dr. Shafa for a severely herniated disc. He was kind, patient and very willing to listen to my concerns. Dr. Shafa is amazing and I would recommend him to anyone!!!
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Want the best? Make your appt. w/Dr. Shafa. You will be glad you did. He will sit with and explain your x-ray/MRI in full. He is never in a rush. If you have 100 questions they will all be answered. By the time you leave his office you will be well educated. No need to look any further Doc Shafa is...more
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I just wrote a review and unhappily, discovered there is a character limit. Bottom line; Dr. Shafa is extremely knowledgeable and personable. He spends all the time you need to clearly convey the medical situation, both pros and cons. Gave me a roadmap to recovery and put my mind at ease. He...more
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I could not have been more fortunate than to have Dr. Shafa as my surgeon. He is a very caring and compassionate man. When you meet him for the first time, he makes you feel very comfortable. He takes the time to explain and answer your questions. Thanks to Dr. Shafa and his skilled hands, I am...more
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