Dr. Imran Fayaz, MD

Dr. Imran Fayaz, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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51 y/o
(65)

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Dr. Imran Fayaz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

The Brain and Spine Institute of North Houston

1111 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 200

The Woodlands, TX 77380
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fayaz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fayaz treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Fayaz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fayaz treats Spondylosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Fayaz treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Broken Neck
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fayaz treats Broken Neck more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Fayaz treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Fayaz's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Adult Brain Tumor
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Infection
Brain Injury
Brain Lesion
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chiari's Deformity
Concussion
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Low Back Procedure
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neck Pain Procedure
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Surgery
Skull Base Tumor
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Fayaz is a communicator, both with his patients and with the referring physicians. He believes that his patients deserve an accurate diagnosis and a realistic treatment and recovery plan. The majority of patients presenting to a neurosurgeon c...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    University Of Toronto, St. Michael's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1998
    University Of Toronto, Neurosurgical Training Program
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1991
    University Of Toronto, Wellesley Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    University Of Toronto, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990
  • 1986
    University Of Toronto
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Faculty Scholar, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1985
  • Humanitarian Award, Hospital for Sick Children, 1998
  • Ann Shepard Memorial Scholarship, University College, 1985
  • U of T Open Master's Fellowship, School of Graduate Studies, 1993
  • Ontario Scholar, Ministry of Education, 1984
  • Faculty Scholar, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1986
  • Gabriel Leung Memorial Scholarship, Faculty of Medicine, 1990

Media & Publications

  • Regeneration and Dieback Following Acute Neuritic Trauma in an In Vitro Cell Culture Model, 1995
  • Management of Cervical Instability with Lateral Mass Plates: Early Results in a Prospective Series of 18 Patients, 1994
  • Perforating Tuberculous Osteitis of the Skull, 1999
  • Assessing Traumatic Injury to Axons in an In Vitro Cell Culture System: Preliminary Results, 1995
  • Central Neurocytoma: Histologic Atypia, Proliferation Potential, and Clinical Outcome, 1998
  • Concurrent Extradural and Intradural Meningioma: A Rare Presentation of Acute Spinal Cord Compression, 1999
  • Delineating the Nature of Traumatic Axonal Injury in an In Vitro Cell Culture System: Preliminary Findings, 1995

Dr. Fayaz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fayaz

4.8

Based on 65 reviews

5 Stars
93.84615384615384%
(61)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
1.5384615384615385%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
4.615384615384615%
(3)

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I had lower back surgery just over a year ago caused by a fall. I am an avid 78 year old golfer who returned to playing golf with no pain about six months after the surgery. Dr. Fayaz is a special person, very easy to talk to and a terrific surgeon who takes the time to get to know you, your...Read More
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Due to preexisting conditions and falls, Dr. Fayaz performed 4 surgeries on my cervical and lumbar spine since August, 2014. There are not enough words to say about the great treatment and care I received on both occasions, but, according to what I learned from my wife after the cervical fusion...Read More
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I came to Dr. Fayaz in a very unexpected way, I was in a severe car accident where I fractured my neck which resulted in major surgery to have it fused. It was a very traumatic experience for me but Dr.Fayaz was very understanding? and took his time to explain my options. I feel very fortunate to...Read More
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Dr. Fayaz pays attention to his patients well being, and will take all the time necessary to interact with his patients and address their concerns. He has the knowledge and skill to perform successful operations. I appreciate his open demeanor and his ability to articulate what he sees as the...Read More
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Dr. Fayaz, (MD; MSc; FRCSC; FACS; P.A.) and Jonas Konan, (MS, PA-C Neurosurgery) are the Ultimate Neurosurgical Team, beyond amazing, and I feel so very blessed to have been fortunate enough to present to the Emergency Room when Dr. Fayaz just happened to be the “On-Call Neurosurgeon” (and also...Read More
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The Brain and Spine Institute of North Houston

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