Dr. Ilyas Munshi, MD

Dr. Ilyas Munshi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Ilyas Munshi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

99 W Martial Ave

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 234-5344

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Munshi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Munshi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

This content was provided by Dr. Munshi "At our practice, we believe that every patient deserves the highest level of compassionate care. We understand that each patient is unique and take the time to understand how your condition affects you and your life. Treatment plans are created on a case-by-case basis and geared toward helping you return to normal activities as quickly as possible."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.

Education

  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Univ Of Chicago Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Munshi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Munshi's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Munshi to family and friends
92 total reviews (30 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (92)

  • 5
    (84)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Munshi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (30)

I visited Dr Munshi in November of 2017. I could barely walk upright as my lower back was causing me extreme pain. I had my MRI and CT scan results with me. He scheduled my surgery that day and 11 days later I was in surgery for my severe spinal stenosis. Yes, it was painful, but manageable. ...more
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I was in chronic back pain until I went see Dr. Munshi. Now I am pain free. I recommend Dr. Munshi to everyone.
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From the first appointment , we knew we had chosen the best neuosurgeon in South Louisiana. Outstanding skills. My husband was walking 5 hours after back surgery relatively pain free! Excellent bedside manner.
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Neck surgery went very well. Pleased.
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Dr. Munshi did my ACDF surgery He was very comprehensive with my consult and suggested non evasive procedures to try and avoid surgery. Once I made the decision, he was very supportive and calmed my nerves. His knowledge and caring made me feel I made the right decision to come almost 100...more
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