Dr. Nabeel Kouka, MD

Dr. Nabeel Kouka, MD

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Nabeel Kouka, MD is a neuromusculoskeletal medicine specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Nyit College Of Osteopathic Medicine-D.O. in 2007 and specializes in neuromusculoskeletal medicine, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

2999 NE 191st St Ste 260

Aventura, FL 33180

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Dr. Kouka's Experience

Dr. Kouka's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice/OMT
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Kouka's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kouka "Nabeel Kouka, MD, DO, MBA, MPH is a Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Specialist and the Medical Director of Salus Neuromuscular Institute in Aventura, Florida. Dr. Kouka received his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from Odessa Medical Institute in Odessa, Ukraine and worked as a Neurosurgeon for over ten years in several countries, including Kuwait and Iraq during the first Gulf War, prior to his arrival to the US. In United States, he received Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York, M.B.A. degree from Monmouth University in New Jersey and M.P.H. degree from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Maryland. In addition to completing neurosurgical training in Penza, Russian Federation and in Kiev, Ukraine, Dr. Kouka completed Family & Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine Residency at Larkin Hospital in South Miami, Florida. Dr. Kouka is Board Certified in Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment. He received Certificate in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (M.I.S.S.) and Certificate in Environmental and Occupational Health from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Kouka has published several articles, presentations, publications and e-books on Neuroscience, Traumatic Brain Injury, Low Back Pain and Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. He was honored for achievements accomplished during the first Gulf War and received the 2010 Volunteer Physician & Surgeon to Haiti award."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kouka ""Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well." - Voltaire.

I have a message to those of you, who have been suffering from pain, whether it is a headache, neuromuscular or back pain, you should not live with pain, and definitely you should not take pain pills ever…? If you tried everything that the "World" has to offer and you still in pain, then let's talk…"

6  Specialties

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Occupational & Environmental Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

105  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Zaporoz'e Medical Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Nyit College Of Osteopathic Medicine-D.O.
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Odessa Medical Institute-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Clarion Hospital, Clarion, Pa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Family & Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine-Larkin Community Hospital, Miami, Fl
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Neurological Surgery Residency, Penza, Russia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School Of Public Health-M.P.H.
    Other Education | Completed 2015
  • Monmouth University-M.B.A.
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kouka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kouka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kouka to family and friends
27 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Kouka's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Kouka, is a once in a lifetime doctor. He truly cares about his patients and their well being. He is selfless and flat out just an amazing individual. If you are suffering from any back/neck pain and can't get better, please make an appointment and I promise you will not be disappointed. Dr....more
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Thank you so much for your professionalism! It was a pleasure to meet you! Thank you for all your help!
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I've been dealing with chronic pain for many years and was referred to Dr Kouka. He's honest approach and techique have me on a healing path. He reviewed my mri and was honest with my treatment. Dr. Kouka took time to review with me my my recovery plan. Now a days Dr’s barely have time to...more
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I would recommend Dr.Kouka 100%. He is very knowledgeable, friendly and conscientious. He has saved me from going under a knife after my an accident and I couldn't be more grateful!
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My friends recommended me Dr. Kouka to solve my back injury problem. That was a great fortune to meet him! After a few manipulations, he was able to make a miracle! I have no pain anymore! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!! Woohoooo!!!!!!!
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