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Amin Amini

Neurosurgery

Offices

Silver Spring 240-678-8341 1400 Forest Glen Rd. #225 MD 20910 Directions → Lanham 240-678-8341 8116 Good Luck Rd. #205 MD 20706 Directions →

Hours

Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday/Sunday - Closed

Insurance Participation

Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Aetna
Kaiser
Medicare
Railroad Medicare
Cigna
DC/MD Medicaid
Priority Partners
Bravo
Tricare
Hopkins
United (some plans)
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Hospital Affiliations

Holy Cross Hospital, Washington Adventist Hospital, Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Doctors Community Hospital, Prince George’s Hospital Center

Additional Information

Dr. Amini has a special interest in complex spine disease, minimally invasive spine surgeries, and stereotactic and minimally invasive brain surgery, pituitary tumors, trigeminal neuralgia and brain or spinal trauma.

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Since 2008, Dr. Amini has been treating patients in the Maryland area for a variety of neurological conditions.  In May 2013, Washington Adventist Hospital named Dr. Amini Medical Director of Neurosurgery. He was chosen to lead the development of a neurosurgery program to better serve the needs of the community. He is also Chairman of Neurosurgery at Holy Cross Hospital. In the past, Dr. Amini served as the Medical Director of Neurological Surgery for the Neurosciences Center at Holy Cross Hospital (2008-2011) where he helped build a successful Neurosurgery program.  In addition, Dr. Amini provides neurological trauma care at Prince George’s Hospital, the busiest trauma center in the metropolitan, DC area. He was named a Washingtonian Top Doc in 2012 and again in 2014.

Dr. Amini is board certified and completed his residency and chief residency in neurosurgery at the University of Utah Medical Center. His significant research in malignant tumors of the brain and spine, traumatic cervical spine injuries, and endoscopic spine surgeries has contributed to the neurosurgical literature. He has published more than 40 scientific papers, abstracts, and chapters in prestigious neurosurgical journals and text books.

Dr. Amini received his medical degree from Medical College of Virginia. He received his B.S. and M.S. from the University of Maryland College Park in Neurobiology and Cell Biology. Dr. Amini is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the Washington Academy of Neurosurgery, and the Maryland Neurological Society.

Outside of the operating room Dr. Amini enjoys spending time with his wife and two children as well as wakeboarding and snowboarding.

Education:

Undergraduate: BS, University of Maryland, 1995
Graduate: MSc, University of Maryland, 1998
Medical School: MD, Medical College of Virginia, 2002
Internship, Residency, Chief Residency: University of Utah Hospital Center, 2002-2008

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