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Neurosurgery

Kadir Erkmen, MD, FAANS

Kadir Erkmen
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Specialties

Neurosurgery

Distinctions
4.9
33 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Clinical Interests
  • Cerebral aneurysms
  • Carotid stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Cerebral AVM
  • Skull base tumor
  • Meningioma
  • Carotid artery stenting
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Aneurysm coiling
  • Aneurysm clipping
Research Interests
  • Optimizing outcomes in patients with cerebral aneurysms
  • Stroke
Education
  • MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Training
  • Fellowship, Endovascular Neurosurgery, University of Texas, Houston, TX
  • Fellowship, Skull Base and Vascular Neurosurgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AK
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Memberships
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society of University Neurosurgeons
  • Society of Neuro-Interventional Surgeons
  • North American Skull Base Society 
Awards and Honors
  • Maryland State Senatorial Scholarship
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Summer Research Fellowship,
  • University of Maryland Medical School Research Competition
  • Honors in Neurosurgery Sub-Internship, Neurosurgery Research
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Sheldon E. Greisman Award in
  • C. Jelleff Carr Award for Excellence in Pharmacology
  • Hans R. Wilhelmsen Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Surgery
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Summa Cum Laude, University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons Resident Award
  • Faculty Mentor to Kimon Bekelis M.D.: Congress of Neurological Surgeons Walter Dandy Fellowship.
  • Faculty Mentor to Kimon Bekelis: Scoville Resident Clinical Research Award, New England Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting
  • Vural Bertan Distinguished Lecturer, Turkish Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting, Antalya, Turkey
  • Top Doctors,​ Neurological Surgery, Philadelphia magazine, 2016-2020
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Office Locations

Temple Neurosciences Center

Temple University Hospital 

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Neurosciences Center at Jeanes Campus

TUH – Jeanes Campus
7500 Central Avenue
Physicians' Office Building
Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19111
215-728-CARE

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33 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.90 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
5.0
Provider expl in way you understand
5.0
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
July 10, 2020

Very good.

5.0
March 6, 2020

I had a very good experience with the doctor and a good understanding with him.

5.0
February 10, 2020

He is one of the finest doctors.

5.0
January 4, 2020

I would recommend dr erkmen and his staff and [...]. they are kind considerate and compassionate and very patient

5.0
December 3, 2019

Dr. Erkmen is the most compassionate, kind dr. I have! Very helpful!

5.0
November 15, 2019

Only saw Dr. Kadir Erkmen MD this visit but he has shown me his kindness and faith in my future surgery.

5.0
October 30, 2019

Excellent, knowledgeable physician.

5.0
June 13, 2019

By far, the very best physician and staff I have encountered... and I have encountered lots!