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January 22, 2020

Arkansas Surgical Hospital Welcomes Newest Member to Surgery Team

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NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Neurosurgeon, Dr. Ali Raja, is joining the medical staff at Arkansas Surgical Hospital.

Dr. Ali Raja

As part of the Arkansas Surgical Hospital team, Dr. Raja will provide the same high level of patient care that patients of Arkansas Surgical Hospital have come to expect. He will use his skill and compassion to treat illnesses and injuries of the spine and neck. “I think of each surgery as an opportunity from God where my team and I may be able to help ease another human being’s pain,” said Raja. His practice at Neurological Surgery Associates will also include microsurgical cranial and other neurosurgical procedures, including brain tumors and other pathologies of the brain. Dr. Raja will start seeing patients in clinic on Monday, February 3, 2020. To make an appointment with Dr. Raja, call Neurological Surgery Associates at (501) 225-0880.

His most recent clinical appointments include Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute at St. Vincent Infirmary. Dr. Raja’s residency training took place at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences as well as the Department of Neurosurgery at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and Boston Children’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School.

“We are proud to have Dr. Raja join our great medical staff,” said Brian Fowler, CEO of Arkansas Surgical Hospital. “His neurological expertise has already made an impact on central Arkansas, and he’ll be able to continue even more effectively at a physician-owned hospital.”

Arkansas Surgical Hospital is a leader in orthopedic and spine surgery located in North Little Rock. Because the hospital’s owners are surgeons, there is a disciplined focus on safety and a total commitment to the care and comfort of patients and their families, resulting in excellent surgical outcomes.

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