Dr. Wayne Olan, MD

Dr. Wayne Olan, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wayne Olan, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Washington, DC. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 741-2750

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Bone Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Myelopathy
normal
more than 78% of peers
Pathological Spine Fracture
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
38

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurostimulation
  • Percutaneous Aspiration for Spinal Cord Cyst or Syrinx
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for District of Columbia.

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

  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/ Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • George Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Olan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Olan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olan to family and friends
3.0
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Olan's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Washington, DC |
If I could rate lower than one star I would do it. What a horrible experience. First, It took weeks to make an appointment. The actual appointment itself was awful between the long wait time, Dr. Olan not introducing himself, explaining the procedure in medical lingo I didn't understand, spent...more
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in Bowie, MD |
Dr. Olan, great compassionate Neurosurgeon. I definitely would recommend him and his staff to everyone! I had a Brain Aneurysm at work in DC and was rushed to the George Washington Hospital in D.C. My family was contacted in Philadelphia, PA and they rushed to my side in D.C. and spoke with the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Olan accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Olan has admitting privileges

The George Washington University Hospital
900 23rd St NW
Washington, DC 20037
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