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Dr. Salim Rahman, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 58

Dr. Rahman

Dr. Salim Rahman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(417) 885-3888

Dr. Rahman accepts the following insurance:

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Dr. Rahman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rahman performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 98% of his peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rahman treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rahman treats this condition more than 98% 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
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rahman treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rahman treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rahman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • 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
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute specializes in the treatment of brain, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders. We are committed to providing exceptional care, and our goal and pledge is to make every effort to enhance the health and quality of the life in our patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Ar College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
Medical School
1991

Awards

Dr. Rahman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rahman

4.5

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
85.1063829787234%
(40)
4 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.638297872340425%
(5)

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Excellent physician. Some times a bit hard to understand if you have hearing problems. Will not operated if he does not think it will help you. I have had friends that neurosurgeons when they were not sure of the problem and left them in extreme pain. Both my husband and my self have had spinal...Read More
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I have been w/Dr. Rahman since 2000. I have degenerative disease requiring several fusions. I have always found him professional, thorough and compassionate. His staff are highly trained & has same passions for their patients going out of their way to get questions & concerns answered. I respect...Read More
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My husband has had 4 different back surgeries by Dr, Rahman and has had excellent outcomes. I would and do recommend him to family and friends.
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I have had three spinal surgeries with Dr. Rahman and in short, the man gave me my life back all three times. Fusions are not permanent solutions and can, at times lead to other surgeries. Fusions, from my perspective, are always better than pain. Dr. Rahman and his team are caring, kind, and truly...Read More
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Although, it took over 1 1/2 hours waiting to see the Dr. he explained my situation very well and seemed to know what he was talking about. I was completely satisfied with his explanation during the visit. Great staff.
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Springfield Neurological and Spine Institute

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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