Dr. Satish Krishnamurthy, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 52

725 Irving Ave Suite 409
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Dr. Krishnamurthy's Experience

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Dr. Krishnamurthy's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Krishnamurthy Performs

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

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

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Crouse Hospital
736 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210
Upstate University Hospital
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Krishnamurthy

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Syracuse
Syracuse
725 Irving Ave Suite 409
Syracuse, NY 13210
Neurosurgical Associates
Neurosurgical Associates
725 Irving Ave Suite 503
Syracuse, NY 13210
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    Dr. Krishnamurthy'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
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Krishnamurthy

    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

    Govt Med Coll-U Mysore
    Natl Inst Mntl Hlth & Neursci-Bagalore U

    Internship Hospital

    Milton S Hersey Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Milton S Hersey Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Krishnamurthy & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
  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. Krishnamurthy's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Crouse Hospital

    • Upstate University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Krishnamurthy

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnamurthy to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Krishnamurthy's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 22 responses
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Krishnamurthy
    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
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Krishnamurthy accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • EBS-RMSCO
    • Emblem Health
    • Fidelis Care
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • Health Net
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MVP Health Care
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
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    Office Locations

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    Syracuse
    725 Irving Ave Suite 409
    Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 464-5502 (Office)
    (315) 464-5520 (Fax)
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    Neurosurgical Associates
    725 Irving Ave Suite 503
    Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 470-7962 (Office)
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