Dr. Omar Zalatimo, MD

Dr. Omar Zalatimo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Omar Zalatimo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from PA STATE UNIV COLL OF MED in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

5051 Greenspring Ave Ste 200

Baltimore, MD 21209

Contact Information

(410) 601-4417

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Zalatimo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zalatimo performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zalatimo performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Neurostimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zalatimo performs Neurostimulation more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulators
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Zalatimo 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

About Me

Care Philosophy

Surgical treatment should be reserved as a last resort after thorough consideration of all appropriate non-surgical treatments.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2014
    Penn St Milton S Hershey Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2008
    Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    PA STATE UNIV COLL OF MED
    Medical School
    2007
  • 2003
    Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Zalatimo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zalatimo

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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Dr. Zalatimo's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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I had surgery 5/29/2018, now I am suffering with more pain than before the surgery. Nothing is helping to alleviate the pain in three areas. My pain has increased to 3 different areas. Totally disappointed with the services performed. Would never recommend Dr. Zalatimo. Have resorted to pain...Read More
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Dr. Zalatimo saved my son's life after an assault which caused a brain bleed and broken neck. He is highly recommended.
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Dr. Zalatimo is a great doctor. He took time to explain everything to me and my family and my surgery went great. I am very thankful, my pain is gone and I am able to do normal things again!
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Dr. Zalatimo is very kind and takes time to listen to you. He never in rush and explains things in detail. He is a skilled neurosurgeon and I trust him with my life.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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