Dr. Saadi Ghatan, MD

Dr. Saadi Ghatan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Saadi Ghatan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1000 10th Ave # 10-C

New York, NY 10019

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ghatan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghatan performs Brain Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ghatan performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghatan treats Hydrocephalus more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ghatan treats this condition more than 93% 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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghatan performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Ghatan performs this procedure more than 91% 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

Dr. Ghatan's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Saadi Ghatan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew

Awards

Dr. Ghatan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ghatan

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Ghatan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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What People Say About Dr. Saadi Ghatan, MD
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Dr. Ghatan is amazing. A wonderful person and a gifted surgeon. He takes lots of time to explain things - and is ok when you ask the same questions several times. He's operated on me twice, and he's the doctor I would go to if I needed another operation. I recommend him without reservation!
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Wonderful Dr., he did a fantastic job with my brain surgery (meningioma). Less than 4 months later you cannot tell that I even had surgery. Great bedside manner and easy to talk to and question.
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Dr. Ghatan is an amazing doctor and human being. He helped set a positive tone for the treatment of my son's brain tumor. He treated our son with exceptional care and did an excellent job with the biopsy surgery. We kept hearing from nurses and doctors alike how good he was. It was comforting to...Read More
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My daughter and I were recommended to Dr. Ghatan 2 years ago. After our first meeting w/ him, my daughter turned to me and said "he's the one I want doing my surgery". We went back a month later with 30 typed questions to ask him. He answered every one. A few months after her surgery we went...Read More
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Dr Ghatan makes you feel like you are the only patient he has. Spends time and is extremely thorough with explaining. Highly compassionate and I will recommend him to anyone who would need a neurosurgeon
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
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
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO