Dr. Samir Al-Kabbani, MD

Dr. Samir Al-Kabbani, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(36)
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Dr. Samir Al-Kabbani, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

9000 Executive Park Dr Ste A207

Knoxville, TN 37923

Contact Information

(865) 531-9430

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Al-Kabbani performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Epilepsy
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Al-Kabbani does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Damascus
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • St Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Al-Kabbani has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Al-Kabbani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Al-Kabbani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Al-Kabbani to family and friends
1.8
based on 36 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. Al-Kabbani's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Lenoir City, TN |
To put it shortly, he is terrible. I have seen him for five years, you wait for hours and talk to him for maybe 1.5-2 minutes, then he writes refills and leaves. He most recently screwed me out of getting my dream job because he was TOO LAZY to write 3 sentences on a piece of paper and sign it...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
He is not very thorough. More impressed with changing medicines. Told my granddaughtet, that was not his patient that she was fat and over weight, she was only 17yo. Very rude to personel. Will not release medical records to new dr.
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in Knoxville Tn |
Dr kabami came to it hospital in the middle of the night when I had a stroke and lost my eyesight. I was not even his patient but he got out of bed anyway to help a stranger. He saved my sight in my left eye and my life due to a stroke.He put a stent in my inner carotid some very few doctors can...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
You can tell a lot by the staff they have. I rated a 1 because there wasn't anything lower to rate. I have had testing done to determine I very possibly have MS. The symptoms are worse almost weekly there is something more going on. Instead of bringing me back in for a sooner appt to discuss the...more
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in Knoxville, TN |
Not enough room for all complaints; here's the biggest ones: 1) can't get human on phone at anytime( even during office hrs- their policy is leave msg- call back w/I 72 hrs., 2) never ran any tests- but diagnosed me w/ EPILEPSY, 3) pushes newest meds on MKT., 4) after 1st visit, never spends more...more
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Dr. Al-Kabbani accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Parkwest Medical Center
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