Dr. Omar Syed, MD

Dr. Omar Syed, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Omar Syed, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Englewood, NJ and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from New York University / College Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

309 Engle St

Englewood, NJ 07631

Contact Information

(201) 569-7737

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Syed's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Syed treats this condition more than 87% 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
Herniated Disc
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Herniated Disc more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Syed treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Pathological Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Syed treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Syed treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures

Dr. Syed's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Omar Syed, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Englewood, NJ and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from New York University / College Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Semmes Murphey Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Columbia University Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2005
New York University / College Of Medicine
Medical School
2012
2011
2005

Awards

Dr. Syed's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Syed

4.9

Based on 125 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr syed is a terrific surgeon who took the time to study my images and give me the best course of action. I Ended up having a L5S1 Fusion. The follow up care I received was second to none at times he called me personally to check in. Like any neurosurgeon there schedule changes and you need to...Read More
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Two months after having cervical laminectomy & fusion for spinal stenosis my 84-year-old mother is recovering well and getting her life back - thanks to Dr. Syed. Compassionate, Caring, Honest and SKILLED are the words that come to mind when thinking of Dr. Syed. Welcome to NJ - Metropolitan...Read More
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I was referred by my pain management Dr. After seeing numerous physicians of all sorts for my severe pain, Dr Syed was able to give me answers and a diagnosis. My long, agonizing journey is almost over. My mom will be seeing him in the future also. I will refer Dr Syed to anyone.
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Very great doctor. I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Syed and the hospital are great. I would never to go anyone else. I got my life back after back surgery with Dr. Syed.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
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
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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