Dr. Anil Nanda, MD

Dr. Anil Nanda, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Anil Nanda, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1501 Kings Hwy

Shreveport, LA 71103

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Madras University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hahnemann University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Sloan Kettering Canc Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hahnemann University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Harvard School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nanda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nanda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nanda to family and friends
40 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

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  • 3
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Dr. Nanda's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He performed a cervical discotomy and laminectomy on C3,4,5,6,7. Perfect results. It has been 10 years and I am still doing every thing! Great doctor that delivers great results!
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My spouse's? neck surgery has been postponed twice, causing our family added financial distress, additional missed days at work, as well as added days for him to be in severe pain. He was instructed to take nothing to relieve his pain in preparation for surgery almost two weeks ago and is...more
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He is amazing and gives the Glory to God! He saved my life! His staff and the Neuro ICU Staff is amazing as well! I had first class care at University!
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Dr. Nanda and his team saved my life x3. He, his team, and his office staff are all first rate, efficient and professional. Dr. Nanda has a wonderful bedside manner and I love his personality and choice of attire. His staff is always helpful, regardless of how busy. The only thing I would say...more
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Outstanding doctor, would recommend him for his expertise, skill, andconfidence. Saved my life and is not ashamed of his faith and gift from God to be a surgeon.
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