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Dr. Alok Chaudhari, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 42

Dr. Chaudhari

Dr. Alok Chaudhari, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.


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(614) 533-5500

Dr. Chaudhari accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
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Dr. Chaudhari's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaudhari treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Chaudhari treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaudhari treats Spine Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Chaudhari treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chaudhari treats Spondylosis more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Chaudhari treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Chaudhari's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

We'll take excellent care of you. Just because we do surgery doesn't mean that everyone needs surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Facs
2011
Faans
2008
Ohio State University Hospitals
Residency Hospital
2007
The Ohio State University
2003
Ohio State University Hospitals
Internship Hospital
2002
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1998
Emory University
Undergraduate School
2013
2011
2008
2007
2003
2002
1998

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chaudhari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chaudhari

4.6

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
89.28571428571429%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
(1)
1 Star
7.142857142857143%
(2)

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Dr Chaudhari has performed a partial laminectomy on me and then a full lumbar fusion. Not only is he a master of his craft, but his bedside manner and his welcome sense of humor have each time inspired my total confidence and led to totally satisfactory outcomes. My pain has been banished and my...Read More
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When my mother broke her neck at 97 everyone but Dr. Chaudhari wanted to put a collar on her and send her to the nursing home. He took a chance on her and she fully recovered in 4 months! She turned 102 yrs of age this past September 2016. Her neck has never bothered her. I don't think you can find...Read More
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Dr. Chaudhari's skill/knowledge played a major role in my recovering so well and so quickly. I feel that I was blessed to find myself placed in his capable hands. I appreciate your staff for arranging tests and handling insurance procedures with seamless effort. Saying “Thank You” seems so...Read More
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Short waits in the office, quick response from his staff and he is surely not one to say " That couldn't happen". While he might want to get rid if me, I am a patient forever.
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Dr. Chaudhari is an excellent doctor with a very welcoming, intelligent 'bedside manner'. He is tremendously knowledgeable and takes time answering questions and providing concrete feedback and current practices. I would highly recommend him and his wonderful PA, Stephanie, to anyone needing a...Read More
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