Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD

Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 11 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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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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more than 85% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
more than 83% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Safavi-Abbasi does not have any board certifications listed.

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • 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
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15  Procedures

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  • Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitat
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Sam Safavi-Abbasi, MD
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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