Dr. Islam Abujubara, MD

Dr. Islam Abujubara, MD

Neurology  ·  
Dr. Islam Abujubara, MD is a neurology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Jordan University of Science And Technology in 2005 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

9250 N 3rd St Ste 2007

Phoenix, AZ 85020

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  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Dr. Abujubara's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Abujubara "Dr. Islam Abujubara joined IMS' Neurology Department in July 2011 and has opened a new practice location on the John C. Lincoln Hospital/North Mountain campus. Dr. Abujubara (his patients call him "Dr. AJ") is the Chief of Neurology at IMS. He completed medical school at Jordan University of Sciences and Technology. During his last year of schooling, he authored a book entitled, The Beautiful Mind, Use it or Lose it, which details memory formation and how to make the best use of our brains. At that point, it was clear to him that he wanted to continue his medical career learning more about the physiology and pathology of the human nervous system. In his last year of medical school, Dr. Abujubara did an elective rotation at the Baylor College of Medicine, TX. Following medical school, he completed residency in Internal Medicine and Neurology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and received extensive training in Neurophysiology (EEG, NCSs and EMGs). He was named 'Best Resident' by the nursing staff and received the 2009 Jeff Nicholas prize for his dedication towards the care of veterans. Dr. Abujubara is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. AJ has presented his research at the American Academy of Neurology annual meetings, one which was selected as one of the best abstracts of the year at the 2011 AAN meeting in Honolulu. Dr. AJ enjoys spending time with his wife Heba and child and enjoys sports, movies, and traveling."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Abujubara "Neurologic conditions require a personalized approach that includes the patient, family and physician. It is our philosophy to address all aspects of patient care including diagnostic testing, treatment planning and quality of daily living."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

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  • Jordan University of Science And Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University of Arkansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Dr. Abujubara's Reviews

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41 total reviews (25 have comments)

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Dr. Abujubara's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

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  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

If a doctor cannot handle having new patients WHY TAKE NEW PATIENTS only to postpone the appointments over and over again ! People have their lives too and to get cancelled twice even before seeing him for the FIRST time is totally unexceptable. Does Dr. Abujubara realize the stress this puts on...more
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Dr. AJ is kind, caring, and competent physician
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Office is busy, many people in waiting room. Staff was ok, nothing fancy. Doctor AJ was nice and kept a good smile He seemed rush because too many people wants to see him but still gave me time to answer all my questions and was able to prove to me that I do not have epilepsy after extensive...more
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Dr. AJ was able to diagnose my vision problems I had for 2 years. I i was about to have surgery for eyelids when I saw him and he ordered testing and diagnosed me with myasthenia gravis and gave me medications and I no longer see double vision. I am grateful for his knowledge and experience. He...more
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Worst experience EVER with a neurologist who claims to be "familiar" with multiple sclerosis. I've had MS for 19 years. I was seeking help from Dr. Aj for a relapse. He had the gall to ask me "is this possibly all in your head?You need to see a psycho-therapist". Wait, what?After 5 months, my...more
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