Dr. Faheem Sandhu, MD

Dr. Faheem Sandhu, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Faheem Sandhu, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Clinton, MD and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from UNIV OF ROCHESTER SCH OF MED & DENTISTRY in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

10401 Hospital Dr Ste 101

Clinton, MD 20735

Contact Information

(301) 856-2323

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Sandhu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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17  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sandhu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sandhu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sandhu to family and friends
39 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sandhu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

So far, I've had two major surgeries performed by Dr. Sandhu. One was a fusion in my neck and the other was my lower back where he inserted an artificial disc in-place of fusion. With both surgeries, I was VERY please with the outcome and even with my lower back, I was back bicycle riding around...more
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Dr. Sandhu helped me when no other surgeon would and it is because of him that I now have a chance at a better quality of life. He is a great surgeon, as well as humble and kind. That's a difficult to find combination in a surgeon.
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Dr. Sandhu is one of the best spine docs in the country, doing techniques nobody else is, so glad I was able to see him, my surgery was a complete success and the recovery was easy, thanks to his less invasive techniques. HIGHLY recommend.
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Traveled from Virginia to Calvert Memorial Hospital in Maryland. I got there in plenty of time in advance of my appointment. I had scheduled this appointment four months prior and was looking forward to getting some answers. I sat in the packed waiting room for 45 minutes passed my scheduled...more
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Went to multiple office locations and felt rushed after hours of waiting. This doctor is not a good communicator and after TWO failed surgeries - WOULD NOT RECOMMEND!
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