Dr. Faris Fakhoury, MD

Dr. Faris Fakhoury, MD

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Dr. Faris Fakhoury, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

10115 Forest Hill Blvd Ste 405

Wellington, FL 33414

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Tricare

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Dr. Fakhoury's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Herniated Disc
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakhoury treats Herniated Disc more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Fakhoury treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakhoury treats Low Back Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Fakhoury treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakhoury treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Fakhoury treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Fakhoury's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Faris Fakhoury, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
  • 2002
    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine and Science / Chicago Medical School
    Medical School
    2002
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Fakhoury's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fakhoury

4.6

Based on 28 reviews

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Dr. Fakhoury is a highly skilled surgeon. I had spinal stenosis so bad that I could hardly walk 100 yards without level 8 pain. Three weeks after my surgery (L4-5 laminectomy with fusion) I was completely pain free. I have my quality of life back, thanks to Dr. Fakhoury.
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Dr Fakhoury is a life saver. He is THE most kind,compassionate and just the nicest and best Dr. I am so thankful for him My back surgery was a success because of him.
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Dr. Fakhoury have miracle hands, I recommend him with my eyes close, my life was miserable until this man did back surgery on me, I'm been a new man for the last 2 years. God Bless your intelligence and hands. Paco Pieras
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I was diagnosed with severe herniation’s at C-5-6 and 6-7. After seeing two other surgeons I contacted Dr. Faris Fakhoury. After discussing my options which was very limited I agreed to surgery. He was very assuring and knowledgeable, after the surgery I had very minimal discomfort. His office...Read More
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I had been going through pain for 6 months. During those 6 mths I visited a chiropractor,PT, Acupuncture, epidural,& pain shots. Nothing worked. I was referred to Dr Fakhoury by an ortho -. I was able to make an appt the next day. I met with him and he took the time to speak with me-He...Read More
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