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Dr. Ilias Caralopoulos, MD

Dr. Ilias Caralopoulos, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

  

Dr. Ilias Caralopoulos, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Covington, LA. He specializes in neurosurgery and neuroscience.


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(985) 288-1834

Dr. Caralopoulos accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Caralopoulos' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caralopoulos treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Caralopoulos treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caralopoulos treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Caralopoulos treats this condition more than 91% 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
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Caralopoulos treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Caralopoulos treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Caralopoulos' conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Caralopoulos received his medical degree from Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He then completed his Neurosurgery residency at the Tulane-Ochsner Neurosurgery Program in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Caralopoulos treats all general neurosurgery cases, with a special focus on open and minimally invasive spine surgery."

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuroscience

Languages

  • French
  • English

Dr. Caralopoulos' Reviews

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5.0

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Dr. Caralopoulos has been outstanding in performing surgery to repair my spinal issues including disc replacement and lamenectomy. My condition has been gradualIy degrading for many years because I was afraid of surgery. After consultation with Dr. Caralopoulos, he ended my fears. I am still...Read More
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Excellent surgeon! Highly recommend!
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After being evaluated by two previous surgeons and then seeing Dr. Caralopoulos there was no question in my mind who was going to perform my surgery. He answered all my questions, made me feel comfortable, and was never in a rush. The morning of my surgery he showed the same qualities again for...Read More
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After careful elevations comparing surgeons from Baton Rouge to New Orleans and doing all I can to make the best judgment on which one to pick. I’ve settled on Dr.C . In my case I was more concerned with the nerve than the bone. So I wanted someone well versed in that area. The Ochsner team was...Read More
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He shows real concern about his patient and willingly shares information. His staff and PA are top notch and willing, like the doctor, to go the extra mile.
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Locations

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

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    • Sun: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Ochsner Medical Center

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