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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Bloodless Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC St. Margaret
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

Language Spoken:
Arabic
Russian

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.2 Stars
591 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

Tri-State Neurosurgical Associates - UPMC
UPMC Passavant Spine Center
12680 Perry Highway
Suite 201
Wexford, PA 15090
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UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd.
2 Main, Room 2096
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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UPMC at Oxford Drive
600 Oxford Dr.
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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Wheeling Hospital
10 Medical Park
Wheeling, WV 26003
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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1005 Campus Cir.
Hermitage, PA 16148
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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Greenville Medical Center
90 Shenango St.
Greenville, PA 16125
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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103 Technology Dr.
Butler, PA 16001
Office Phone:
(877) 635-5234
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education:

MD, Second Moscow State Pirogov Medical Institute, Moscow, Russia

Residency:
AO International Institute,
Graz, Austria

Allegheny General Hospital,
Pittsburgh, PA

West Virginia University School of Medicine,
Morgantown, WV

Los Angeles County USC Medical Center,
Los Angeles, CA


Fellowships:
University of Connecticut School of Medicine,
Farmington, CT



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April 19, 2017

Very satisfied with my operation and care. Every staff member was kind and courteous.

April 18, 2017

everyone truly exceeded my expectations I would recommend this provider to anyone friends or family

April 18, 2017

He put me on the offense the moment he came in the office. Wasn't a very concerned, caring man. My trip there was useless, as it was my second visit. He already knew (from first look at MRI) he couldn't help me & would refer me, so this trip to his office (over an hour) was a wasted trip. He could have called to make the referral instead of me going there. Now, I have to suffer even longer and & visit yet another doctor. I've already been laid up for 23 months. I would never recommend him. He may be good at his specialty, but he's not good with the dealing with patients part of his job. As I said, he put me on the offense the minute I walked in with a very short, rude-sounding question. His nurse gave me an explanation of things after he left.

April 14, 2017

great experience

April 14, 2017

When I visit this office, I feel that the treatment I will receive is of the highest order, and that the care and concern is the best I have experienced in any health related situation. Great job, everyone!

April 05, 2017

back surgery was a real concern of mine but tried everything to avoid it but pain was getting very bad. EL Kadi was knowledgable, profffessional and left a genuine caring persona that made me feel he was the Dr I wanted to entrust with this serious procedure.

April 05, 2017

The receptionist was very helpful at getting us registered and the nurse was very friendly and understanding. The doctor listened to my concerns and made a decision I'm happy with.

April 05, 2017

Erin the PA was very good at explaining all of my concerns and was very personable, but the doctor was only with me less that 2 minutes, only to tell me I did not need surgery, of which I was grateful.

March 24, 2017

Neurosurgeon spoke with his nurse and received my history from her. She did the neuro exam and asked all questions. She provided all information re: plan of care. MD did nothing. Very disappointed. Would not return if I didn't need to.

March 24, 2017

I am new to this practice. they were very prompt in scheduling, I got my initial app't witht he specialist w/I 5 days. probably the most efficient and courteous staff we have experienced. I needed further tests before the doctor could recommend anything. the office scheduled them for me and promptly informed of the date and time for the testing.