Dr. Alamelu Murugappan, MD

Dr. Alamelu Murugappan, MD

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Neurology  |  
Female  |  
48 y/o
(62)

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Dr. Alamelu Murugappan, MD is a neurology specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Thanjavur Medical College in 1993 and specializes in neurology, clinical neurophysiology, and more.

Tampa Bay Neurology Clinic

413 W Robertson St Ste B

Brandon, FL 33511
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Murugappan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gait Abnormality
high
more than 89% of peers
Insomnia
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Murugappan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Murugappan "Best Neurology care with expertise and compassion."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Physiology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Thanjavur Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murugappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murugappan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murugappan to family and friends
3.4
based on 62 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Murugappan's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

My father was being assessed by Dr.Muru While in the ICU. She was condescending,abrupt,sarcastic, and very defensive when asked a question. Her bedside manner is disgusting.
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Very poor customer service. Multiple appointments cancelled by the doctor/staff. When an office worker promised to return a call with information, they did not. Transferred multiple times, having to repeat myself. I hope there is another neurologist in Brandon.
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Dr Muru is the best Dr ever. Had no idea why I was experiencing an electrical like sensation...thought I was having a stroke. As soon as I began to explain to her she was shaking her head up and down, acknowledging my concern. She knew exactly what was wrong. Anxiety! Gave me a reassuring...more
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This is the second time I have seen Dr. Muru and my migraines have decreased with the regimen she started me on last month. Don't be surprised if you are waiting a little longer than your appt. time. It's worth it! She takes time with her patients and she provides a thorough assessment. She is very...more
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I was having a hard time getting an appt. with a neuroliigist . She was recommended I got an appt asap . The first visit she diognosted my 5 mo.old headache on first visit . By the third visit was totally gone. I called her one night she called back in five min. Four emergence room visits Many X...more
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