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Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Bogaev

Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Bogaev accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bogaev's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bogaev treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bogaev treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bogaev treats Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bogaev treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bogaev treats Meningiomas more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bogaev treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Bogaev's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • 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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

George Washington University School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1998
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1993
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1992
University Of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1998
1993
1992

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Dr. Bogaev's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bogaev

4.6

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
87.8048780487805%
(36)
4 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
1 Star
7.317073170731708%
(3)

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Dr. Bogaev operated on my husband in 2000. Dr. Bogaev was 34 yrs old at the time. The surgery lasted approx. 26 hrs. Dr Bogaev never left the operating room he never left my husbands side. He was the most compassionate and caring Dr. I have ever met or probably ever will meet. Due to Dr. Bogaev I...Read More
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Dr. Bogaev is as an outstanding physician. He has qualities of a high order. He saved my life. My family and I are thankful everyday for his work. His staff were very supportive. He is the epitome of a a gifted and professional neurosurgeon.
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I had suffered hemifacial spasm for 10 years, after trying different medications, acupuncture, botox, etc. My only option was microvascular decompression surgery (MVD). It was a difficult decision. When I started to look for a doctor in my area all pointed in the direction of this wonderful...Read More
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My husband had the best care with Dr Christopher Bogaev for his Trigeminal Neuralgia from the first office visit through the decompression surgery and after care. Explaining everything along the way it was a very nice experience for such a scary procedure and such a relief after years of...Read More
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After being diagnosed with a posterior falx meningioma I was referred to Dr. Bogaev to discuss potential surgery. I have worked in the local San Antonio medical field for many years and specifically in surgery. I'll be honest, the decision to let someone go in to your brain was a difficult one. The...Read More
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