Dr. Hatem Abdo, MD

Dr. Hatem Abdo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Hatem Abdo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from U Ein Shams, Cairo in 1971 and specializes in neurosurgery.

9103 Franklin Square Dr Ste 301

Baltimore, MD 21237

Contact Information

(410) 391-6904

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Neuroplasty
high
more than 85% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Abdo'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*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.

Education

  • U Ein Shams, Cairo
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Franklin Square hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • U Md
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abdo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, President

Dr. Abdo's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abdo to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Abdo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This dr has seen better days. At 71 years old, I’d say time to throw in the hat and find a hobby. I don’t recommend this dr
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He couldn't review my chart or take the time to understand what I did for work before assessing me. He pushed off everything o have said and left me feeling like I was unheard the whole time. Lots of questions answered withore questions. I felt like o had no choice but to deal. I have since...more
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Only concerned about the technical and immediate result of the surgery. Not concerned about the actual outcome or patient well being. I had an extremely poor outcome and needed to have a second surgery by another surgeon to repair the mess that Dr. Abdo made. Office staff was friendly and it was...more
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He defiantly seems to know his stuff.seems confident that's always a plus.I am having disc surgery soon and will leave a reply but from some one who is terrified of going under the knife I think he is a good choice.
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I've got no complaints t h us far. I will be having surgery wedsneday February 24,2016. I will certainly update. Also his nurse or secretary Mrs Courteney is absolutely awesome. She remembers all patients.
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