Dr. Wael Asaad, MD

Dr. Wael Asaad, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Wael Asaad, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

593 Eddy St Fl 6

Providence, RI 02903

Contact Information

(401) 793-9166

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
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Dr. Asaad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asaad treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Asaad treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asaad treats Brain Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Asaad treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Brain Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Asaad performs Brain Surgery more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Asaad performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Asaad's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Neurostimulation
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Wael Asaad, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1998
    Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1998

Dr. Asaad's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Wael Asaad, MD
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performed 3 different brain surgeries on my father within 3 weeks. never contacted my mother after any of the surgeries, has not returned phone calls. complications after last surgery put him in the hospital. still hasn't checked in on him or contacted family.
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Dr Assad saved my husbands life. He decided to operate on his brain when the oncologists had told us that he had three weeks to live. Once he went in , and as he suspected, the masses on his brain were infection masses. If he hadn't decided to go open surgery, my husband would have died of an...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

Rhode Island Hospital

Providence, RI

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