Omar Qahwash, DO

Board Certified: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery, 2008
Fellowships: Open Cerebrovascular Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2011
                      Neuroendovascular Fellowship, St. John Providence Health System, Detroit, 2010
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery: Oakland University William Beaumont Schools of Medicine.
Residency: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Neurological Surgery, 2008
Medical School: Michigan State University, 2002
Undergrad: Michigan State University, 1996
Dr. Qahwash specializes in Vascular Neurosurgery including hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke. He is one of few sub-specialized Neurosurgeons in the state of Michigan with dual fellowship training in Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery. Dr. Qahwash has studied under world renowned experts in the field of flow-assisted aneurysm and cerebral bypass surgery, and has extensive experience caring for patients with acute cerebral ischemia.


  • Endovascular and open surgery for cerebral aneurysms and vascular malformations of the brain and spine
  • Carotid endarterectomy and stenting
  • Intracranial angioplasty and stenting
  • Emergent treatment of ischemic stroke
  • Cerebral bypass for moyamoya disease and other occlusive arteriopathies
  • General Neurosurgery