Veterans Medical Advisor



               What About PTSD or Other Psychiatric Disorders?

Dr. Bash is a veteran of

Dr. Bash is able to make a medical nexus for VA types of PTSD veteran disability/benefit claims that relate to traumatic brain injury (TBI/head trauma/tumors) that are known to cause PTSD and associated VA medical disabilities. He also has a list of colleagues that can help with other types of psychiatric veteran disability claims for VA medical benefits. Please contact Dr. Bash directly for a list of current preferred psychiatric veteran medical advisors.

Report: Two Week Speed Plan


A. 1-2 days gather and send records FedEx with deposit check to Dr. Bash for veteran medical nexus opinion

B. Dr. Bash will do nexus report in one week and email

C. Dr. Bash and patient's / family / lawyer staff edit 1-2-3-4-5 days

D. Patients send residual fee - FedEx

E. Dr. Bash signs veteran medical opinion nexus report and emails back

Total: Two weeks +/-

Dr. Bash is a busy Washington, D.C. physician working on Veteran (VA) disability benefit claims and providing medical care to veterans so please be persistent in contacting him. He is willing to help, but be aware that time with him is precious. Do all you can to preserve and make useful the time he can give to your veteran disability claim (i.e. veteran compensation benefits, veteran pension benefits, veteran death benefits, veteran unemployment benefits, veteran appeals, veteran appeals for veteran benefit percentage increases).

Dr. Bash may be available to help in the claims process for clients who suffer from PTSD or other psychiatric disorders as he works with several psychologists and psychiatrists.

Dr. Bash does veteran disability and veteran benefit claims in order of urgency as some patients have acute medical problems or imminent hearings with the VA Board of Veterans Appeals( BVA) or regional offices. If you have an emergency situation which cannot wait please notify him of your emergency on his voice mail (301-767-9525) and tell him that it is urgent and his message service will send him a red printed-urgent note he will get back to you ASAP. Additionally, a one page fax to his desk with your call back contact numbers is an effective way to contact him and that can be done by using the following numbers 530-267-8183 or 530-230-2888 or at


Craig N. Bash M.D., M.B.A.

Neuro-Radiologist and Associate Professor

Uniformed Services School of Medicine


4938 Hampden Lane
Bethesda, Md 20814

Cell/Text 240-506-1556
Fax 301-951-9106