Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD

Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD is a neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA. She specializes in neurology.

3700 Saint Charles Ave Fl 4

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. El-Abassi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Abassi treats Brain Disorders more than 54% of her peers

Dr. El-Abassi treats this condition more than 54% of her peers

Anterior Horn Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Abassi treats Anterior Horn Disease more than 41% of her peers

Dr. El-Abassi treats this condition more than 41% of her peers

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Abassi treats Peripheral Nerve Disorders more than 39% of her peers

Dr. El-Abassi treats this condition more than 39% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Auditory Neuropathy
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Carotid Sinus Syncope
  • Chronic Demyelinating Neuropathy With IgM Monoclonal Gammapathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Congenital Neuropathy With Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
  • Congenital Sensory Neuropathy With Neurotrophic Keratitis
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
  • Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathy, Type I
  • Infantile Refsum Disease
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Neuropathies
  • Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Motor and Sensory Neuropathy With Sensorineural Hearing Loss, Bouldin Type
  • Motor Neuropathy
  • Motor Neuropathy, Peripheral With Dysautonomia
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy
  • Multifocal Motor Neuropathy With Conduction Block
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type III
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Type VIIa
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Lom Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Motor and Sensory, Okinawa Type
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Radicular
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type I
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type II
  • Neuropathy, Hereditary Sensory, Type IV
  • Neuropathy, Motor & Sensory
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Peroneal Muscular Atrophy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Pudenal Neuropathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Sensory Neuropathy With Spastic Paraplegia
  • Spinal Bulbar Motor Neuropathy
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
  • Toxic Polyneuropathy Due to Acrylamide
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Neuropathy

Dr. El-Abassi's conditions and procedures:

  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cluster Headache
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rima El-Abassi, MD is a neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA. She specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

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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...Read More
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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