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

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (20)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hikmat El-Kadi, Neurological Surgeon is Good. Dr. El-Kadi has been reviewed by 42 patients who have provided 20 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2916666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.4583333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.56 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.64 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 2.9565217391304 of 4 stars

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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