Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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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

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Viswanathan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Brain Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers
Deep Brain Stimulation
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Viswanathan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Viswanathan does not have any board certifications listed.

36  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Viswanathan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Viswanathan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Viswanathan's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Viswanathan to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Viswanathan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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...more
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