Dr. Hazem Eltahawy, MD

Dr. Hazem Eltahawy, MD

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Dr. Hazem Eltahawy, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Ain Shams University in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4160 John R St Ste 925

Detroit, MI 48201

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 90% of peers
Myelopathy
high
more than 86% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Eltahawy'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Eltahawy does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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24  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.

Education

  • Ain Shams University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Eltahawy has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Eltahawy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eltahawy's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eltahawy to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Eltahawy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had Roto Scoliosis so bad my spine formed the letter C in my back. In 2015 Dr Eltahaway did a spinal reconstruction from my pelvis to cervical spine. At this point going on 2 yrs I only take Ibuprophen for discomfort. Dr Eltahaway will be the ONLY Dr I will ever let touch my back as long as I...more
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The entire experience with Dr. Eltahawy and his staff was excellent. Dr. Eltahawy is quiet and reserved, yet very knowledgeable and patient. He explained the surgery in great detail, answering all our questions. His staff at St. Mary Mercy Hospital was very accommodating when scheduling my...more
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Terrible experience--did more than he told me he wood. Still in a lot of pain. He had to move hospitals because of his complication rate. Do not have a fusion with this guy!
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Very rude office staff and manager.
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