Dr. Mina Safain, MD

Dr. Mina Safain, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
34 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Mina Safain, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Melrose, MA and has been practicing for 9 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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts 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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normal

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
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Fractures
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Compression Fracture
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Aneurysm
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
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 Surgery
Metastatic Cancer
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Skull Base Surgery
Skull Fracture
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Cancer
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 Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

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

Dr. Safain's Reviews

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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
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

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