Dr. Michael Hajjar, MD

Dr. Michael Hajjar, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(48)
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Dr. Michael Hajjar, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Boise, ID. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

6140 W Curtisian Ave Ste 400

Boise, ID 83704

Contact Information

(208) 327-5600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • PacificSource
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Boston University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of S Fl College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hajjar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hajjar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hajjar to family and friends
3.1
based on 48 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Hajjar's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Boise, ID |
Dr Hajjar is an amazing surgeon and I am so glad that so many people referred me to him. I had lumbar pain and after three failed surgeries with another surgeon, I went to Dr Hajjar and he did an anterior lumbar fusion on me. I have not had any lumbar pain issues or pain down my legs since I...more
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in Ola, ID |
I was referred to Dr Hajjar in 2010. He fused my back and I have been living in pain for that long, My hip feeling like I was hit by a sledge hammer most of the time, but it was my back he fused, except that he carved off a piece of bone off my hip to graft onto my back, he says. Well anyway...more
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in Garden City, ID |
He is an excellent surgeon. He operated on my neck twice with great results both times. He does move quickly but answers your questions and makes sure that he meets your needs.
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in Nampa id |
I had a great experience with Dr Hajjar. His office staff was very helpful and friendly. The surgery went well with good results. I am requiring another surgery and he and his team were my first choice
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BOISE |
He talks fast and wants the experience to go fast and so did I. He did his job and I got better. He made up was taking care at the hospital
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Dr. Hajjar accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • PacificSource
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hajjar has admitting privileges

Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Nampa
1512 12th Ave Rd
Nampa, ID 83686
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Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
1055 N Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
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St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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Treasure Valley Hospital
8800 W Emerald St
Boise, ID 83704
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West Valley Medical Center
1717 Arlington Ave
Caldwell, ID 83605
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