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Neurological Surgeon
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (21)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hikmat El-Kadi, Neurological Surgeon is Good. Dr. El-Kadi has been reviewed by 45 patients who have provided 21 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 2.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Hikmat El-Kadi, MD, PHD, FACS is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Cervical Herniated Discs
  • Laminectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Synovial Cyst
  • interbody fusion
  • pedicle screw fixation
  • ulnar nerve release

Education & Awards

Dr. El-Kadi graduated from Second Moscow Medical Institute. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. El-Kadi has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • UPMC Presbyterian/Shadyside 
  • UPMC Passavant 


  • Arabic
  • French
  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Hikmat Abbas El-Kadi MD, PHD, and FACS is a male Neurosurgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Hikmat A. El-Kadi practice?
Dr. Hikmat El-Kadi has 13 office locations.
Dr. Hikmat El-Kadi practices Neurological Surgery near Pittsburgh, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Grove City, PA and Coraopolis, PA.
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