Dr. Hari Tumu, MD

Dr. Hari Tumu, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Hari Tumu, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

801 W 38th St Ste 400

Austin, TX 78705

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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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. Tumu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tumu treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tumu treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tumu treats Myelopathy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Tumu treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tumu treats Spondylosis more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Tumu treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Tumu's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Comprised of six physicians, Austin Brain & Spine is the largest group of neurosurgeons in Central Texas with expertise in all areas of neurosurgery including spine, vascular, tumor, neurotrauma and pain. By treating the whole person with a continuum...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
Medical School
1996

Awards

Dr. Tumu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tumu

4.1

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
73.58490566037736%
(39)
4 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
(1)
3 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
(1)
2 Stars
3.7735849056603774%
(2)
1 Star
18.867924528301888%
(10)

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Dr. Tumu's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Explains the problem and solution clearly. Very pleasant and personable experience through my preparation for 2 level ACDF surgery and recovery.
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Called on Monday to make an appointment, we will call you back. Here it is Wednesday afternoon and after calling them 4 other times I was told to go see my primary, get a referral for an MRI, then call back to make an appointment. So probably looking going through the weekend with this neck pain....Read More
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Dr. Tumu was great. He listened to me and answered all my questions.
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First of all Dr. Tumu is so kind and makes you feel as though you are his only patient. I had a spinal surgery in regard to an old car accident. My results have been wonderful and after years of pain I am so grateful it’s all gone.
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My recent visit with Dr. Tumu was good. I am having a Spinal Cord Stimulator implanted in my spine for neuropathy. I found Dr. Tumu to be kind and very calm and he explained the surgery to my satisfaction. This to me was assuring because I am nervous about the surgery and his demeanor was...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare