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Amir H. Faraji, MD, PhD

Neurosurgery

Houston Methodist Department of Neurosurgery

Accepting New Patients
Accepting Video Visits

Amir H. Faraji, MD, PhD

Houston Methodist Department of Neurosurgery

About Me

"As a neurosurgeon, I have a passion for treating patients with neurological disorders through highly skilled, compassionate, patient-centered care. I believe in developing an individualized approach to address each patient and their unique conditions. By applying the most advanced technologies and techniques, I consistently strive to aid in the improvement of patient safety, outcomes and satisfaction."

Functional and Movement Disorder Surgical Team

Epilepsy Program

Robotic Neurosurgery Program

Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program

Spine & Peripheral Nerve Center

Clinical Interests

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS)

Epilepsy Surgery

Vagal Nerve Stimulation (VNS)

Stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG)

Responsive Neurostimulation (RNS)

Stereotactic Radiosurgery

MRI-Guided Laser Ablation

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Nerve Transfer Surgery

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Spinal Cord Stimulation

Brain Tumor Surgery

General Brain Surgery

General Spine Surgery

Accepted Insurance Plans

90 Degree/Entrust
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Common Spirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna Common Spirit Minimum Value Plan
Aetna CommonSpirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators TX Annual Conf of UMC
Aetna Student Health
Aetna Transplant
Aetna Workers' Comp
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
Community Health Choice Marketplace
DEVOTED HEALTH CORE GREATER HOUSTON HMO
DEVOTED HEALTH PRIME GREATER HOUSTON HMO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
GeoBlue
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HMO Blue
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Imagine Health
Imagine Health GPA
Imagine Health Trustmark
Imagine Health/SISCO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
Provider Select PPO
TRS-ActiveCare 2 Group 385002
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-South Texas Region Group 295430
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-West Texas Region Group 295781
TRS-ActiveCare HD Group 385000
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Group 385003
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Plus Group 385001
TRS-Care Standard ALT A I Group 485002
TRS-Care Standard ALT A II Group 485003
TRS-Care Standard ALT B I Group 485005
TRS-Care Standard ALT B II Group 485006
TRS-Care Standard CMED Group 485001
TRS-Care Standard Group 485000
Three Rivers Provider Network
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD ELIGIBLE
American Board of Neurological Surgery
DOCTOR OF MEDICINE
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Chemistry | University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
RESIDENCY
Neurological Surgery | University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
FELLOWSHIP
Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery and Epilepsy Surgery | University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Peripheral Nerve Surgery | Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Chemistry | University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

  • English
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Where is Dr. Amir H. Faraji located?
    Dr. Amir H. Faraji's office is located in Scurlock Tower, 6560 Fannin St., Ste 900, Houston , TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Amir H. Faraji and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Amir H. Faraji and/or office staff speak English