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Dr. Ashvin Ragoowansi, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Ragoowansi

Dr. Ashvin Ragoowansi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(704) 852-3888

Dr. Ragoowansi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Ragoowansi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragoowansi treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

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

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragoowansi treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ragoowansi treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ragoowansi treats Spondylosis more than 87% of his peers

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

Dr. Ragoowansi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ashvin Ragoowansi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Residency Hospital
1988
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1988
1987

Awards

Dr. Ragoowansi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ragoowansi

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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After a month of getting the run around from the ER and my PCP I saw Dr. Ragoowansi. He sent me straight to the hospital for one more test (I'd had multiple - everyone kept saying this was in my head). Surgery the following day for a herniated disc in my neck. I cannot say enough about this amazing...Read More
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Really nice guy who is very knowledgeable, I had severe spinal stenosis at 33 and needed surgery and I honestly feel 100% after not being able to move before the surgery from being in so much pain. I would recommend dr ragoo to anyone!
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