Benjamin Abraham, MD

Department Pain Management
Primary Location Marymount Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Epidural Injections
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Facet Joint Blocks
  • Cervical, Thoracic And Lumbar Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Comprehensive Pain Management
  • Diagnostic Epidural Differential Blocks
  • Discograms
  • Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Epiduroscopy
  • Facet Median Nerve Branch Block
  • Implantable Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems
  • Implantable Spinal Cord Stimulaters Therapy
  • Intradiscal Intervention (idet, Biacculoplasty)
  • Intradiscal Procedure For Pain Relief
  • Intrathecal Baclofen Pump
  • Joint Injections
  • Management of Back and Neck Pain
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Occipital Nerve Stimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks
  • Placement Of Cervical And Lumbar Tunneled Epidural Catheters
  • Second Opinion Neuropathic Pain
  • Selective Nerve Root Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Splanchenic Nerve Block
  • Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
View all 27 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Angina
  • Arachnoiditis
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain in Athletes
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Central Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Myofascial Pain (CMP)
  • Chronic Neuropathic Pain
  • Cluster Headaches
  • Coccydynia
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches
  • Hemophilia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Interstitial Cystitis | Pelvic Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral Epicondylitis/tennis Elbow
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myelography
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Neuropathy
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Occipital Headache
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overuse Syndrome
  • Pediatric Migraine Headache
  • Pediatric Pain
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Radiculopathy
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
  • Sciatica
  • Shingles (Varicella-Zoster Virus)
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenosis - Spinal
  • Tension Headaches
  • Trichinosis Overview
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertebral Compression Fracture
  • Whiplash
View all 49 Specialties +
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Biography

About Benjamin Abraham, MD


Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2011

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Pain Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
2011

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Anesthesia
Cleveland, OH USA
2010

Medical School - State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, NY USA
2006

Undergraduate - Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD USA
2000

Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine

Specialty Interests

Interventional pain management for back & neck pain, failed back surgery pain, abdominal pain, vertebral compression fracture, peripheral neuropathy

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 3/2/2016, Dr. Abraham has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

108 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.3 out of 5
Explains 4.4
Listens 4.2
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.3
Knows Medical History 4.3
Time Spent with Patient 4.3
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.2

12 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2016

This particular visit was strictly to get information about ongoing treatment for my condition since I will be out of town the next several months. The doctor could not have been more helpful.

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2016

Good experience.

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2016

Excellent experience!!

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2016

all good

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2016

Dr. Abraham is excellent at listening, then answering your questions. He also gives information about the procedure.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2016

The doctor I seen was the most informative of any doctor I've been to for the issues I was experiencing. With this going on for over 10 years, that says a lot.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2016

Dr. Abraham has spent a lot of time with me regarding every procedure and pulls up diagrams, internet images and goes through every step so that I understand everything including all the risks. He is very thorough.

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2016

good

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2016

provider seemed to be running late and I felt he rushed through my appointment to try to catch up on his schedule

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2016

I think Dr Abraham is such a GOOD Doctor.

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2016

Dr. Abraham has been a huge help more than any doctor. If it were not for him I would have not come back to CCF. Dr A is a very smart & good person.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2016

very good experience

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