Dr. Hamid Abbasi, MD

Dr. Hamid Abbasi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Hamid Abbasi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Alexandria, MN and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Ruprecht-Karl-University / Medical Faculty in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

6600 State Highway 29 S

Alexandria, MN 56308

Contact Information

(320) 763-8888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Abbasi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Abbasi'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.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease


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14  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ruprecht-Karl-University / Medical Faculty
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Darthmoth Hitchcock Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Utmb
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Hermann/LBJ UT-Houston Med Sch
    Other Education | Completed
  • M D Anderson Cancer Ctr
    Other Education | Completed
  • Methodist Hospital
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abbasi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abbasi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abbasi to family and friends
30 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Abbasi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

After several years of just dealing, I was recommended to see Dr. Abbasi, I had already seen 2 other surgeons and was not happy with the way they viewed me, my problem, and how they wanted to treat me. After meeting Dr Abbasi, I knew quickly he was the right surgeon for me. The pain and numbness...more
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My Chiropractor Chris Singer recommended I consult with Dr, Abbasi about my left leg sciatic pain. When I did, Dr. Abbasi said he could get rid of the pain! He did it in 82 minutes on the operating table. When I woke up the pain was gone. I walked the halls in the hospital that afternoon.and went...more
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Outstanding patient care and wonderful interaction! Best Dr I've had in years, you just don't see the kind of care the Dr. Abbasi provides.
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After suffering for 6 years, he was the one that fixed me and I no longer have any pain.
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Dr. Abbasi performed a spinal fusion on my L3-L/5 in Nov of 2016. My experience has been excellent. He has a great bedside manner. It's important to him you understand the procedure and he is very patient answering questions. Even though I had two previous back surgeries in the 1990's resulting...more
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