Abbed, Khalid M., MD
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Khalid M. Abbed, MD

4.9 / 5

Location Information

  • The Ayer Neuroscience Institute
    300 Post Road West Suite 102
    Westport, CT 06880
    Spine Wellness Center


    Fax: 203.332.3279

About Khalid M. Abbed, MD

  • Title
    Co-Physician-in-Chief, Hartford HealthCare Ayer Neuroscience Institute
  • Gender
  • Language
    Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L)
  • Specialties
    Accepting New Patients

    Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery

  • Areas of Expertise
    Back Surgery, Cervical Spine Surgery, Globus ExcelsiusGPS™, Lumbar Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Robotic Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumors, Thoracic Spine Surgery


  • FellowshipCleveland Clinic

    InternshipMassachusetts General Hospital

    Medical SchoolUniversity of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

    ResidencyMassachusetts General Hospital

  • Professional Organizations

    Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Member
    Society For Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Member
    North American Spine Society, Member
    American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Member
    New England Neurosurgical Society, Member


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Khalid M. Abbed, MD, a neurosurgeon and spine care specialist, is co-physician-in-chief of the Hartford

HealthCare Ayer Neuroscience Institute, head of neurosurgical services, chair of neurosurgery and co-chair of spine services at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. He is also director of the world-class Spine Center in Westport.

Skilled in the minimally-invasive treatment of spine ailments, he works with healthcare leaders and medical device companies to improve patient care and develop less invasive, more intelligent medical technologies.

Dr. Abbed came to Hartford HealthCare from the Yale School of Medicine where he was a professor of neurosurgery, chief of spine surgery and clinical vice chair of neurosurgery.

He earned a medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He completed a residency in neurosurgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, and a fellowship in neurosurgical and orthopedic spine surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.

Board-certified in neurosurgery, he is active in many neurosurgical and spine societies and has interests in a wide range of clinical and transnational research.

Khalid M. Abbed, MD News

December 08, 2020

Spine Wellness Center 'Flips the Pyramid' Toward Holistic Treatment

In a system he called “kind of upside down,” Dr. K [...]


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