Dr. Abhay Sanan, MD

Dr. Abhay Sanan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Abhay Sanan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2450 E River Rd

Tucson, AZ 85718

Contact Information

(520) 795-7750

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Sanan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanan treats Meningiomas more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sanan treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanan performs Brain Surgery more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Sanan performs this procedure more than 71% of his peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanan performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Sanan performs this procedure more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Sanan's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Baclofen Pump Therapy
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Epilepsy
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Subdural Hemorrhage
TrueBeam™ Radiosurgery
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

We strive to provide individualized care to our patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1997
    Mayo Clinic-Minnesota
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1987
    Boston U
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Awards

Dr. Sanan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sanan

4.9

Based on 99 reviews

5 Stars
97.97979797979798%
(97)
4 Stars
1.0101010101010102%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
1.0101010101010102%
(1)

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Since this was the 2nd surgery within a year, my focus was on finding a surgeon who was trustworthy, confident, with advanced specialty and most importantly, practiced open communication with their patients, These traits, I found in Dr. Sanan as he called me several times to address a few...Read More
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I had a Craniotomy, I am not sure if that is spelled right. I recovered really quick Dr. Sanon and his team are very respectful and considerate to your feelings and sypmtoms. I would highly recommend them to all my family and friends if ever needed. Thank you to the Center of Neurosciences. I am...Read More
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So far, I am very satisfied with the laminectomy and I especially appreciated Dr. Sanan's easy-going patient approach. It put me at ease.
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I had a very positive and wonderful experience with Dr Sanan who removed a large synovial cyst from my lumbar spine. I am so happy to be free of the pain and have my normal life back. Dr Sanan took the time with me to show me my MRI and discuss my options. I chose to have the cyst removed...Read More
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I had a sense of ease and comfort after my consultation with Dr. Sanan prior to my procedure. The surgery went off without a hitch and my recovery has been comfortable with no post surgical complications. Dr. Sanan visited me after my surgery taking a keen interest in my well being. He was caring...Read More
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
Medicaid of Arizona
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Health Net
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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