Dr. Syed Hussain, MD

Dr. Syed Hussain, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Syed Hussain, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brownsville, TX and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Liaquat Medical College, University Of Sindh in 1970 and specializes in neurosurgery.

864 Ridgewood St

Brownsville, TX 78520

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Disciplinary action in another state (1/15/2015)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hussain's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hussain treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hussain treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hussain treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hussain treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hussain treats Spinal Stenosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hussain treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Hussain's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Syed Hussain, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brownsville, TX and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Liaquat Medical College, University Of Sindh in 1970 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 1970
    Liaquat Medical College, University Of Sindh
    Medical School
    1970

Dr. Hussain's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hussain

2.6

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
31.25%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.25%
(1)
2 Stars
18.75%
(3)
1 Star
43.75%
(7)

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He is demanding of the staff and patient for a reason - he is really good. He did my spinal tap after another failed, a second refused. We now wait because the fluid showed elevated protein. I will always recommend Dr, Hussain. Guys just because he is demanding does not mean he is not the...Read More
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Would avoid doctor at all costs. He avoids his calls from the hospital and does not attend to his patients in a timely manner.
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Unprofessional, inconsiderate, a miserable excuse for a business. 2 hour minimum wait time. And the office is filthy
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Office staff is very rude. Have no consideration that person calling just had a stroke over stress, and they still manage not to care and make them stress even more. All that is needed is for paperwork to be filled out for benefits to be paid from insurance, deadline is a couple days away but...Read More
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DR. Hussain is the best!!!! He turned my extra severe back pain into a mild discomfort after the surgery was performed. He treated me as an individual, during the whole process of my situation and condition. I appreciate his expertise and I am very pleased with the results of my operation. There...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO