Dr. Nader Sanai, MD

Dr. Nader Sanai, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. Nader Sanai, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological skull base surgery.

Barrow Brain and Spine

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

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Dr. Sanai's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanai performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Sanai performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanai treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sanai treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanai treats Hydrocephalus more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sanai treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

About Me

Care Philosophy

At BBS, we put our patients first.  We are committed to treating our patients with compassion and to providing innovative and sound medical options for the treatment of our patient's neurological conditions.  As a patient of BBS, your he...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Residency Hospital
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Internship Hospital
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Medical School
  • University of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Visiting Professor, Swedish Neuroscience Institute Department of Neurosurgery, 2013
  • Press Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, 2010
  • Kaiser Award for Clinical Research, San Francisco Neurological Society, 2007
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Career Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2013
  • National Brain Tumor Foundation Mahaley Award, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 2010
  • Edwin F. Boldrey Award for Basic Science Research, San Francisco Neurological Society, 2004

Dr. Sanai's Reviews

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4.7

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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare

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