Dr. Prakash Sampath, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 47

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Dr. Sampath's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery, 2005
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  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Background Check for Dr. Sampath

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records  (8/11/2010)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Summary: Dr. Prakash Sampath; License # MD10126

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician acknowledged that the services provided were inaccurately documented on a patient's consultation note. The Rhode Island Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline determined that the physician failed to adhere to appropriate documentation practices.

    The physician has implemented a variety of corrective action measures to prevent these clerical errors in the future.

    Action Taken-Consent Order

    The physician has been issued a Reprimand by the Board. The physician shall attend an intensive course in medical recordkeeping at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine on November 4-5, 2010.

  • State: Rhode Island

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Graduated in 1992

Internship Hospital

John Hopkins Hospital
John's Hopkins Hospital
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

John Hopkins Hospital
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Sampath & Staff

  • English
  • Hindi

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