Dr. Hamid R. Abbasi is board certified with the American Board of Neurological Surgery and currently has clinics in Burnsville Mn and Alexandria Mn. Dr. Abbasi is one of the national leading surgeons in spine care and spine surgery. He specializes in minimally invasive surgeries and is one of the most experienced surgeons that performs the OLLIF (Oblique Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion) procedure and is the only Surgeon currently performing the MIS-DTIF (Minimally Invasive Thoracic Interbody Fusion).
Dr. Abbasi has an MD and PhD from the University of Heidelberg (Germany) where he also gained extensive neurosurgical training. He also gained training experience from Stanford University, University of Texas, Dartmouth College and MD Anderson. Following training Dr. Abbasi practiced in Sioux Falls South Dakota for 3 years performing over 800 spine and brain cases. He now has practiced in Alexandria and the Minneapolis area since 2012.
Medical School of Isfahan 1986-1987
Language School for German language -1987-1989
College of University Heidelberg Pre-Med -March, 1989
University of Heidelberg Medical School -September, 1989 – November, -1996
PhD Program, Computer Science -December, 1993 – May, 1998
Department for Information-and Quality-Protection of the Foundation –Orthopedic University-Clinic Heidelberg 12/1993-5/1998