Dr. Khalid Abbed, MD

Dr. Khalid Abbed, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Khalid Abbed, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in New Haven, CT. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 11 years.

1 Long Wharf Dr Fl 6

New Haven, CT 06511

Contact Information

(203) 785-2807

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • 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
  • Torticollis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abbed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Abbed does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Abbed and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Abbed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abbed to family and friends
4.9
based on 29 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Abbed's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Both knowledgeable and professional, Dr.Abbed has the natural ability to make his patients feel comfortable and at ease. He does an excellent job explaining things in a manner that the you understand. Most importantly, he never rushes out. He takes extra care to be sure you completely understand...more
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Wallingford, CT |
Dr. Abbed is a very caring surgeon with a great bedside manner. I would see him again if I needed any kind of neurosurgery.
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in Cairo, C |
Dr. Khalid is the best neurosurgeon ever. He is great and professionable and so kind personality..
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in North Haven, CT |
Dr. Abbed performed a TLIF procedure on me this past fall. I would highly recommend him and his team. He spent much time with both my wife and I explaining my options as well as the actual surgery, too. He has a tremendously refreshing bedside manner is is very warm and caring. I would suggest...more
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in New Britain, CT |
I went to Dr. Abbed for back surgery after seeing what a great job he did for my son neck and back. He was the second surgeon I consulted with. The first did not want to do the surgery because of my weight. He did the surgery and the pain is gone and I was able to go back to my nursing job working...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Abbed accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Abbed has admitting privileges

Greenwich Hospital
5 Perryridge Rd
Greenwich, CT 06830
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Yale - New Haven Hospital
20 York St
New Haven, CT 06510
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