About Raqeeb Haque, MD
Dr. Raqeeb M. Haque is a board-certified neurosurgeon with fellowship training in spine surgery and more than 17 years of clinical and neurosurgical experience. He serves in the Inova Neurosurgery practice.
Dr. Haque's practice and interests involve using the latest spinal navigation technology, including robotic spine surgery, to perform minimally invasive and complex spine surgery to treat spinal stenosis, radiculopathy, myelopathy, and neck and back pain. He also performs general neurosurgery involving cranial and spinal trauma, brain lesions and peripheral nerve surgery.
His approach to patient care is to provide the best possible care within the community and to provide all the information patients need to help them understand their condition. In doing so, he hopes to empower his patients to better understand how treatment, both non operative and operative, can effect change, so they can make decisions together with their surgeon.
Before arriving at Inova in 2021, Dr. Haque served as a neurosurgeon at the Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, NE, a busy Level 2 Trauma Center that was awarded the Blue Distinction Center of Excellence while he practiced there. Dr. Haque also held an appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the University of Colorado School of Medicine’s department of neurosurgery.
Dr. Haque is a graduate of Harvard University and earned his medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He then completed a neurosurgical residency at Columbia University, as well as a fellowship in minimally invasive spine and deformity surgery at Northwestern University.
He has received numerous awards in the field of neurosurgery including the Mayfield Clinical Research Award, the Leksell Radiosurgery Award, and the Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation’s Spine and Peripheral Nerve Section Research Fellowship. Dr. Haque is also a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Scholar who performed scientific research at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.
Dr. Haque is a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He holds professional memberships in the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the North American Spine Society.
Dr. Haque is a native of Bethesda, MD and lives in Loudoun, VA. His hobbies include traveling, hiking and spending time with his family.
Medical EducationJohns Hopkins School of Medicine 2005
Training Specialty: General Surgery
6/13/2005 - 6/14/2006
Training Specialty: Neurological Surgery
6/15/2006 - 6/15/2012
Training Specialty: Spine Surgery
7/1/2012 - 06/01/2013