Khalid M Abbed MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery; Chief, Neurosurgery Spine; Director, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery; Director, Spine Tumor Surgery; Co-Director, YNHH Spine Center

Specialties & Subspecialties

Spine Center, Yale

Neurosurgery: Spine Surgery

Education & Training

  • BS, University of Illinois (1993)
  • M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine (1999)
  • Resident, Harvard University/ Massachusetts General Hospital , Neurosurgery  (2000 - 2005)
  • Fellow, Cleveland Clinic , Neurosurgical and Orthopedic Spine Surgery  (2006 - 2007)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

Back and neck pain; spine fractures; spine trauma; sciatica/radiculopathy; degenerative spine disease; herniated disc; spinal stenosis; spinal deformity; myelopathy; laminectomy; foraminotomy; spinal fusion; minimally invasive spine surgery; complex spinal surgery and reconstruction; spine and spinal cord tumors; revision spine surgery; artificial disc replacement; X-Stop; kyphoplasty; vertebroplasty; general neurosurgery


Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery, Board Certified (2012)

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