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Dr. Ellen Air, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.0 (46)
Map Pin Small Detroit, MI
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Ellen Air, MD

Dr. Ellen Air, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Detroit, MI. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI / MEDICAL CENTER and is affiliated with Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital and Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Air, completed a residency at University Hospital Cincinnati Oh. Patients rated Dr. Air an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Air works at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI with other offices in West Bloomfield, MI. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Air's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Henry Ford Hospital
    2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (313) 916-2600
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
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    Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
    6777 W Maple Rd, West Bloomfield, MI 48322 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (248) 325-1000
    Monday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Tuesday
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    Wednesday
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    Thursday
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    Friday
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    Saturday
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    Sunday
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  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
  • Henry Ford Hospital

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    4.0
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    About Dr. Ellen Air, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1881805174
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of California San Francisco
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University Hospital Cincinnati Oh
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Hospital Cincinnati Oh
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI / MEDICAL CENTER
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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