azam basheer md

Azam Basheer, MD

Specialties: Neurological Surgery

Board Certification and Education

Education

  • Medical College of Wisconsin, WI, 2010

Residencies & Internships

  • Henry Ford Hospital, Neurological Surgery, MI, 2017

About Me

I specialize in neurological surgery. My clinical interests include minimally invasive surgery, neuro-oncology, degenerative spine disease, complex spinal deformity and outpatient spine procedures. I diagnose nervous system disorders involving the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves, including the management and surgical treatment of:

  • Cervical and lumbar disc herniation
  • Complex spinal deformities
  • Traumatic injuries to the brain and spine
  • Brain and spinal tumors
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal compression fractures
  • Peripheral nerve compression
  • Neoplastic pathologies such as tumors to the brain and spinal column

Research Interests

  • Adult spine deformity
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neuro-oncology and brain tumors

Awards and Honors

  • Wayne State University Resident Teaching Honor Roll recipient 2016 – 2017
  • Peter Boggan M.D. Resident Teaching Award final nominee - 2017
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons: member 2010 – present
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons: member 2010 – present
  • North America Spine Society: member 2016 – present

Languages

English, Arabic

Gender

Male

Locations

Henry Ford Allegiance Orthopedic & Neuroscience Center
1201 E MICHIGAN AVE
STE 240
Jackson, MI 49201

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital