Dr. Fassil Mesfin, MD

Dr. Fassil Mesfin, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Fassil Mesfin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

1 Hospital Dr

Columbia, MO 65212

Contact Information

(573) 882-4909

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health Net
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Mesfin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mesfin treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Mesfin treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mesfin treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Mesfin treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mesfin treats Myelopathy more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Mesfin treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Mesfin's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Horn Disease
Ataxia
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Neck Pain
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EMG (Electromyography)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Treat the patient not the disease!

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Education

  • 2005
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    2005

Languages

  • Amharic
  • English

Dr. Mesfin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mesfin

3.4

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
40%
(4)

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Dr. Mesfin has great interpersonal skills with his patients. He is somewhat disinterested in patient follow-up, however. I was experiencing burning pain in my right anterior/lateral thigh while walking. My procedure was a posterior lumbar 2-3 interbody fusion. Everything went well with surgery and...Read More
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Thank you, Dr. Mesfin for your patient center care!
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Damn near died 3 times because of this guy everytime i saw him said everything was fine then i fell 1 day and he finally admitted my shunt shut down
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EBS-RMSCO
Fidelis Care
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Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
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Worker's Compensation
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