Progressive Development in Neurosurgery
Dr. Mohamed Abdulhamid, MD, Neurosurgeon
Neuroscience Technology, Independent Medical Examiner
Dr. Mohamed Abdulhamid is a Neurosurgeon specializing in the diagnosis, management and treatment
of disorders of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in
biochemistry from Iowa State University prior to earning his medical degree from the University of Iowa
Carver College of Medicine. Subsequently, Dr. Abdulhamid completed his internship in general surgery, as
well as, his residency, including a year acting as a chief resident, in neurological surgery at SUNY Upstate
Medical University in Syracuse, New York. He then finished an additional year of fellowship training in
minimally invasive and complex spine surgery with the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of
Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida.
In addition to the numerous awards Dr. Abdulhamid received during college and medical school, he was a winner of the 2007 Arnold P. Gold Foundation award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching. He also won the New York State Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting Award for the best Basic Science Research in 2009.
As member of multiple professional societies, such as, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association and the Intra-operative Imaging Society, Dr. Abdulhamid had given several podium talks at national and international meetings.
Dr. Abdulhamid’s clinical interests include:
Minimally invasive and complex spine surgery with intra-operative image guidance and navigation
Artificial cervical disc replacement
Degenerative conditions of the spine
Deformity correction, revision spine surgery
Tumors of the brain and spine