Dr. Ramesh P. Babu, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 58

530 1st Ave Ste 7W
New York, NY 10016
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Dr. Babu's Experience

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Dr. Babu's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Babu Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Babu Treats

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

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NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016
New York Methodist Hospital
506 6th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

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Appointments & Offices

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RAMESH PITTI BABU, M.D.
RAMESH PITTI BABU, M.D.
530 1st Ave Ste 7W
New York, NY 10016
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    Dr. Babu's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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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
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Stereotaxis
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • 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
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
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    Background Check for Dr. Babu

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    New York University Med Center
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    New York University Med Center
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York University Med Center
    Complete in 1987
    Nordstadt Klinik
    Complete in 1992
    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Babu & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Babu's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Babu has admitting privileges:

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    • Bayonne Medical Center

    • New York Methodist Hospital

    • NYU Langone Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Babu

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Babu to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Babu's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 22 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Babu
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    below
    national average

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    RAMESH PITTI BABU, M.D.
    530 1st Ave Ste 7W
    New York, NY 10016
    (212) 263-7481 (Office)
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