Dr. Ganesh Shankar, MD

Dr. Ganesh Shankar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Ganesh Shankar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

55 Fruit St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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. Shankar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shankar performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Shankar performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Subdural Hemorrhage
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shankar treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Shankar treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Brain Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shankar performs Brain Surgery more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Shankar performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Shankar's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ganesh Shankar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boston, MA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Shankar's Reviews

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One of the kindest and thoughtful surgeons. Really understood my disease process, communicated effectively with me and my primary care provider and did a great job with my surgery. Would recommend him to any of my family members.
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO