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Dr. Omar Tanweer, MD

Neurosurgery*
5.0 (5)
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14 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Omar Tanweer, MD

Dr. Omar Tanweer, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo and is affiliated with St. Luke's Health-Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Tanweer an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Tanweer works at Practice in Houston, TX with other offices in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Traumatic Brain Injury along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Tanweer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center
    7200 Cambridge St, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 798-4696
  2. 2
    Nyu Neurosurgery Associates
    530 1st Ave Ste 8R, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 263-0451
  3. 3
    Office
    7200 Cambridge St Fl 10, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 798-1750

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  • St. Luke's Health-Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

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Traumatic Brain Injury
Stroke
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Brain Aneurysm
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Subdural Hemorrhage
Aneurysm
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Back Pain
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Epilepsy
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Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Moyamoya Disease
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Upper Back Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Brain Surgery
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Intracranial Vessels Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Puncture Aspiration
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    About Dr. Omar Tanweer, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1013235183
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • State University of New York at Buffalo
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Tanweer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Tanweer has seen patients for Traumatic Brain Injury, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tanweer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Tanweer. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tanweer.

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