Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD

Vascular NeurologyMale

Dr. Zaydan
Telehealth services available

Upmc

3471 5th Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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(412) 692-4920

Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD is a Vascular Neurology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Zaydan has more experience with Neuro-oncology and Neurodegenerative Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Upmc East and Upmc Northwest. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zaydan to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Zaydan

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Zaydan treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Zaydan treats other conditions, please contact the office at (412) 692-4920.

Neuro-oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat tumors, both malignant and benign, in or near the brain and spinal cord.

Dr. Zaydan typically treats 68% more often than similar doctors

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Treatments
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Meningiomas
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Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.

Dr. Zaydan typically treats 64% more often than similar doctors

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Dementia
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Dr. Zaydan's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Dr. Zaydan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Select
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Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

Dr. Zaydan's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD is a Vascular Neurology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Zaydan has more...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
McV
Fellowship Hospital
2006
McV
Residency Hospital
2002
Marshall University Som
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of Alexandria, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Zaydan has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Zaydan frequently treats Neuro-oncology and Neurodegenerative Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Zaydan specializes.

Where is Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD's office located?

Dr. Zaydan's office is located at 3471 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Islam Zaydan, MD speak?

Dr. Zaydan speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Upmc3471 5th Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Upmc East

Monroeville, PA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Upmc Northwest

Seneca, PA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average