Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD

Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in New Orleans, LA. She specializes in clinical neurophysiology.

3700 Saint Charles Ave Fl 4

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

(504) 412-1517

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. El-Abassi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spine Disorders
more than 54% of peers
Anterior Horn Disease
more than 17% of peers

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  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

Dr. El-Abassi does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


Education data for Dr. El-Abassi is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. El-Abassi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. El-Abassi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. El-Abassi to family and friends
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 1

Dr. El-Abassi's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Baton Rouge, LA
Does not listen to patient. Has a superiority complex. Is argumentative if patient asks questions. Walks out on patient and ends visit abruptly when they request a more in-depth explanation for her diagnoses.
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I waited over 9 months to see Dr. El-Abassi for a specialty second opinion as recommended by my neurologist. She was frustrated with my inability to speak quickly, didn't listen to what I was explaining, began typing on her cell after 5 minutes & examined me for less than a minute. I had to call...more
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