Physician Detail

Khalid M. Abbed, MD

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

4.9 /5
131 surveys

Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Neurosurgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Spine Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Cervical Spine Surgery, Globus ExcelsiusGPS™, Lumbar Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Robotic Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumors, Thoracic Spine Surgery

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhospital.org/KhalidAbbed

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/neuro

Phone

203.332.3272

Abbed, Khalid M., MD

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Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


  • The Ayer Neuroscience Institute

    300 Post Road West
    Suite 102
    Westport, CT 06880
    Spine Wellness Center
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    Phone: 203.332.3272
    Fax: 203.332.3279

  • The Ayer Neuroscience Institute at St. Vincent’s Medical Center

    2660 Main Street
    Suite 219
    Bridgeport, CT 06606
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    Phone: 203.332.1949
    Fax: 203.332.1951


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.

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Education

Medical School

  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine MD

Internship

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, General Surgery, Neurosurgery

Residency

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Neurosurgery

Fellowship

  • Cleveland Clinic, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery & Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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

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Insurance Accepted*

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, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, 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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