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Specializes in Neurology • Female

382 Pearson Dr
Porterville, CA 93257
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  • Neurology

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Hospital Quality

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Kaweah Delta Medical Center
400 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291
Sierra View Medical Center
465 W Putnam Ave
Porterville, CA 93257

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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382 Pearson Dr
Porterville, CA 93257
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    Dr. Thiagarajan's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leukodystrophy
    • Low Back Pain
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    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Coimbatore Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Graduated in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Thiagarajan & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Thiagarajan's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Kaweah Delta Medical Center

    • Sierra View Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Dr. Thiagarajan's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    16 responses

    Experience with Dr. Thiagarajan

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    Ramu Thiagarajan MD
    382 Pearson Dr
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 783-0100 (Office)
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