Dr. Armen Choulakian, MD

Dr. Armen Choulakian, MD

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Dr. Armen Choulakian, MD is an endovascular neurosurgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus in 2003 and specializes in endovascular neurosurgery, cerebrovascular disorders, and more.

45 E River Park Pl W Ste 104

Fresno, CA 93720

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Choulakian's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choulakian treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Choulakian treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Cranial Trauma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choulakian treats Cranial Trauma more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Choulakian treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Thrombosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choulakian treats Thrombosis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Choulakian treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Choulakian's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage With Amyloidosis, Hereditary, Dutch Type
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • False Aneurysm
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Armen Choulakian, MD is an endovascular neurosurgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus in 2003 and specializes in endovascular neurosurgery, cerebrovascular disorders, and more.

Specialties

  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2003
University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
Medical School
2003

Languages

  • Armenian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Choulakian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Choulakian

3.3

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He got the job done. That's about it. Very poor communication skills, terrible bedside manner. Before surgery, he coldly overly explained all the possible complications in unecessary detail- did not give much reassurance and short incomplete answers to our questions. After surgery, many details...Read More
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This provider has the worst bedside I have ever seen, it's as if he feels he is better than others. He's a brain surgeon and everyone else is beneath him. I strongly recommend others to do research and at all costs avoid seeing this doctor , unless you want to feel like you're worth nothing and...Read More
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Dr. First saw my husband on the operating table 12/31/15. Dr. Has been very honest and up front with possibilities and the complexities that are always possible with strokes. We followed up with Dr in his office and after an open conversation about the probability of another stroke (50% chance if...Read More
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