Dr. Faheem Sandhu, MD

Dr. Faheem Sandhu, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sandhu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neuroplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sandhu performs Neuroplasty more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sandhu performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sandhu performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sandhu performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sandhu performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sandhu performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sandhu's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Sandhu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sandhu

4.3

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
79.48717948717949%
(31)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(1)
2 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(1)
1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(6)

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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...Read 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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Dr Sandgu performed an ACDF on me @Georgetown University Hosp. Due to his negligence I woke up paralyzed from the neck down. I spent a no there after surg & then another mo @ NRH. He told multiple stories of what happened. Either way my spinal cord was hit. They didn't know if I'd ever be able to...Read More
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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...Read More
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