Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Baylor University and specializes in neurosurgery.

6620 Main St Ste 1350

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 798-4696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Viswanathan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanathan performs Brain Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Viswanathan performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanathan performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Viswanathan performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Neurostimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Viswanathan performs Neurostimulation more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Viswanathan performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulators
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal

Dr. Viswanathan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from Baylor University and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Baylor University
Medical School

Dr. Viswanathan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Viswanathan

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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Dr. Viswanathan is an excellent doctor, He listens well and shows he really cares about his patients. The frustrating thing is that he is only there on Mondays. Messages sent through MyChart are not aways read and communicated to him in a timely manner. If something comes up during the week, It...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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