License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Wayel Kaakaji is Good. Dr. Kaakaji has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Wayel Kaakaji, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Dizziness
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Hypohidrosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Lipoma
  • Neck Pain
  • Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
  • Vertigo

Education & Awards

Dr. Kaakaji graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio.


Dr. Kaakaji has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • Community Hospital 
  • St. Catherine Hospital 


  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Wayel Kaakaji MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Wayel Kaakaji practice?
Dr. Wayel Kaakaji has 7 office locations.
Dr. Wayel Kaakaji practices Neurological Surgery near Munster, IN.
Additional practice locations include: Hobart, IN and Schererville, IN.
See Munster Neurological Surgeons.