Dr. Ibrahim El Nihum, MD

Dr. Ibrahim El Nihum, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Ibrahim El Nihum, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in College Station, TX. He graduated from Al Arab Medical University / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

800 Rock Prairie Road

College Station, TX 77845

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
high
more than 83% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 80% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • 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
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Al Arab Medical University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Beghazi Teaching Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Dalhousie U-Victoria Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fairview Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Tex Sw-Chldn's Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. El Nihum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El Nihum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. El Nihum

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Ibrahim El Nihum, MD
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I was referred to Dr. El Nihum after having an MRI that showed that I have a herniated disk that was pressing on my nerve root causing right sided leg pain, no reflexes, numbness and causing me to fall. Dr. El Nihum explained the procedure, examined me and scheduled me for surgery as soon as...Read More
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