Dr. Akash Agarwal, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 41

30 Hope Dr Ste 1300
Hershey, PA 17033
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Wilkes - Barre General Hospital
575 North River Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18764
Regional Hospital of Scranton
746 Jefferson Ave
Scranton, PA 18510

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Neurology
Neurology
30 Hope Dr Ste 1300
Hershey, PA 17033
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    Dr. Agarwal's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Aneurysm
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thrombosis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vascular Disease
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Agarwal & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
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    Dr. Agarwal's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Regional Hospital of Scranton

    • Wilkes - Barre General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Is Dr. Agarwal accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • MVP Health Care
    • Principal Life
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Neurology
    30 Hope Dr Ste 1300
    Hershey, PA 17033
    (717) 531-3828 (Office)
    (717) 531-4694 (Fax)
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