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Abbed, Khalid M., MD

Title
Co-Physician-in-Chief, Hartford HealthCare Ayer Neuroscience Institute

Gender

Male


Language

English

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Specialties
Accepting New Patients
  • Spine Surgery
Not Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Neurosurgery

Areas of Expertise
Back Surgery, Cervical Spine Surgery, Globus ExcelsiusGPS™, Lumbar Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Robotic Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumors, Thoracic Spine Surgery

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
  • Integrated Care Partners
  • MidState Medical Center
  • St Vincents Medical Center

Education

Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic ‐ Neurosurgical Spine Surgery & Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Internship
Massachusetts General Hospital ‐ General Surgery, Neurosurgery

Medical School
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital ‐ Neurosurgery


Professional Organizations

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Member
  • Society For Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Member
  • North American Spine Society, Member
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Member
  • New England Neurosurgical Society, Member

Reviews

Verified Patient Reviews


Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Abbed and his team are top notch. I have been through multiple fusions with Dr Abbed and he and his team are amazing

Bio

Khalid M. Abbed, MD, a neurosurgeon and spine care specialist, is co-physician-in-chief of the Hartford

HealthCare Ayer Neuroscience Institute, head of neurosurgical services, chair of neurosurgery and co-chair of spine services at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. He is also director of the world-class Spine Center in Westport.

Skilled in the minimally-invasive treatment of spine ailments, he works with healthcare leaders and medical device companies to improve patient care and develop less invasive, more intelligent medical technologies.

Dr. Abbed came to Hartford HealthCare from the Yale School of Medicine where he was a professor of neurosurgery, chief of spine surgery and clinical vice chair of neurosurgery.

He earned a medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He completed a residency in neurosurgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, and a fellowship in neurosurgical and orthopedic spine surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.

Board-certified in neurosurgery, he is active in many neurosurgical and spine societies and has interests in a wide range of clinical and transnational research.

News

Insurance

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.

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