Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD

Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eiman Shafa, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Minneapolis, MN. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 2 years.

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)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Dr. Shafa's Experience

Dr. Shafa's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • 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.""


  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Shafa does not have any board certifications listed.


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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  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    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

Dr. Shafa has no awards or honors listed.

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
based on 8 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shafa's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in New Jersey |
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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in Edison, NJ |
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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in Flemington, NJ |
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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in bridgewater, nj |
I have never met such a find physician as Dr. Shafa. The minute he walked into the room I felt such peace and trust. He listened to me and immediately addressed my concerns. I am almost 82 years old and he did not treat me like an older person and push aside my complaints. This would be a...more
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Flemington, NJ |
I would without hesitation recommend Dr. Shafa to family and friends and I have already done so. I had lumbar fusion spine surgery performed by Dr. Shafa and I always felt so comfortable with him. He took the time to answer all of my many questions and my surgery was successful because of his...more
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Dr. Shafa accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shafa has admitting privileges

Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 E 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407
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AllinaHealth - United Hospital
333 Smith Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55102
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AllinaHealth - Mercy Hospital
4050 Coon Rapids Boulevard
Coon Rapids, MN 55433
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Fairview Ridges Hospital
201 E Nicollet Blvd
Burnsville, MN 55337
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Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
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Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
6500 Excelsior Blvd
Saint Louis Park, MN 55426
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