Dr. Mina Safain, MD

Dr. Mina Safain, MD

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35 y/o
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Dr. Mina Safain, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Melrose, MA and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Tufts Medical Center Community Care, Neurosurgery

585 Lebanon St

Melrose, MA 02176
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commonwealth Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MassHealth
  • Medicaid of Massachusetts
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Safain's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safain treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Safain treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safain treats Spine Disorders more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Safain treats this condition more than 51% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safain treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Safain treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Safain's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

"Mina Safain, MD grew up in Holliston, MA completing his undergraduate education at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and then attending medical school at the Yale University School of Medicine. He returned to Boston for neurosurgical residency...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Brigahm & Women's Hosp Endoscopic and Pituitary Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
Tufts Medical Center-Neurosurgery
Residency Hospital
Tufts Medical Center-Neurosurgery
Internship Hospital
2009
YALE UNIV SCH OF MED
Medical School
2009

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Safain's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Great doctor. Spent a lot of time with me and great at explaining things.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
Cigna
Commonwealth Care
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Humana
Tricare
MassHealth
Medicaid of Massachusetts
Medicare
MultiPlan
Neighborhood Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts Medicare Preferred Basic Plan HMO
Tufts Senior Care Options HMO-SNP
UniCare
United Healthcare
Basic Plan
USA Managed Care Organization

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