Dr. Hugo Ermel Benalcazar MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Hugo Benalcazar is a neurosurgeon in Bel Air, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Wisconsin and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 4 doctors at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and one of 13 at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Upper Chesapeake Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1994 - 1997

Medical College of Wisconsin
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Comparison of cytosine arabinoside delivery to rat brain by intravenous, intrathecal, intraventricular and intraparenchymal routes of administration.
Groothuis, D. R., Benalcazar, H., Allen, C. V., Wise, R. M., Dills, C., Dobrescu, C., Rothholtz, V., Levy, R. M.

Posttraumatic cerebral arterial spasm.
Martin, N. A., Doberstein, C., Alexander, M., Khanna, R., Benalcazar, H., Alsina, G., Zane, C., McBride, D., Kelly, D., Hovda, D.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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