Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD

Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Christopher Bogaev, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1139 E Sonterra Blvd

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 477-1956

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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Top Care Areas

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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

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13  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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bogaev has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bogaev's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bogaev to family and friends
40 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bogaev's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

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...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...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...more
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What can I say about Dr. Bogav, simply THE BEST! and the kindest physician that I have ever seen. He is trustworthy with the highest level of expertise in his field. When out of the blue you are diagnosed with brain tumor your life goes upside down and you feel helpless and hopeless. I am glad that...more
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