Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD

Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2910 N 3rd Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85013

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Safavi-Abbasi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats this condition more than 88% 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
Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats Spondylosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi'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
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

2014
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Ctr
Residency Hospital
2007
BARROW NEUROLOGICAL INSTITUTE
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat
Medical School
2014
2007
2002

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi's Reviews

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Ok first off, he looked at my Mri for a second, said he didn't see anything. But I have medical records from another neurologist that says different. So I was confused. I thought they at least talked each other or looked at my records. This made me upset and was crying. I had an anxiety attack. And...Read More
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