403 Purdy St. Suite 204, Easton MD 21601 PH:410-820-9117

Dr. Kurtom

Khalid Kurtom, MD, FAANS

Khalid Kurtom, Board Certified Neurosugeon

Medical Education:
George Washington University School of Medicine

Internship:
George Washington University Hospital

Residency:
George Washington University Hospital

Fellowship:
National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke

Board Certifications:
The American Board of Neurological Surgery

Dr. Kurtom specializes in the performance of minimally invasive surgical techniques for the treatment of primary and metastatic brain, spinal cord and pituitary tumors; cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine conditions; peripheral nerve disease, hydrocephalus and head injuries. Minimally invasive surgery is the performance of surgery through tiny incisions, usually with the aid of microscopic visualization.

Dr. Kurtom is a Clinical Assistant Professor in The Neurosurgery Department at The University of Maryland School of Medicine. He is a member of the Shore Health System medical staff, with privileges to practice at The Memorial Hospital at Easton and Dorchester General Hospital in Cambridge. He performs scheduled surgical procedures at Memorial Hospital, as well as consulting with his colleagues on the Shore Health System medical staff for emergency and inpatient neurosurgical cases.

Dr. Kurtom graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. He attended the University of Maryland for his undergraduate education. His post graduate training included a Master's degree at Georgetown University, General Surgery Internship and a Neurosurgery Residency at George Washington University Hospital, and a Neurosurgery Clinical Fellowship at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke in Washington, DC.

Among his professional affiliations are memberships in the American Academy of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, CNS Tumor Section, Spine and Peripheral Nerves Section, CNS Neurotrauma and Critical Care Section, North American Spine Society, American College of Surgeons, AOSpine North America, American Medical Association, Maryland State Medical Society, Baltimore City Medical Society, Medical Society of the District of Columbia, as well Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

A native of Beltsville, Maryland, Dr. Kurtom and his wife Delialah moved to Easton to raise their son, Rami Kurtom, and their daughter Isis Kurtom. Dr. Kurtom has seven siblings all living in Maryland and most are in the medical profession.