Dr. Ellen Air, MD

Dr. Ellen Air, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ellen Air, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Bloomfield, MI and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Henry Ford Medical Group

6777 W Maple Rd

West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Insurance Accepted

  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan
  • Health Net
  • Health Span
  • Humana
  • Neighborhood Health Providers
  • Tricare

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very high
more than 90% of peers
Spinal Cord Stimulation
more than 83% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Air does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Primary Brain Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University Hospital, Cincinnati, Oh
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital, Cincinnati, Oh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Univ Of California, San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Ellen Air, MD
She is forthcoming, no ego and and an excellent surgeon - I had craniotomy and I am home successfully recovering.
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Detroit, MI – Mar 21, 2018
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Dr. Air implanted a MedTronic occipital neurostimulator for neck pain 3 years ago. I had wonderful results. My life has changed dramatically when I thought there was no help possible. It cut my migraine frequency in half and my pain levels to no more than 10% all of the time. Amazing!
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Argaret in W. Bloomfield, Michigan – Mar 12, 2018
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