Dr. Indira Umamaheswaran, MD

Dr. Indira Umamaheswaran, MD

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Neurology  |  
Female  |  
58 y/o
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Dr. Indira Umamaheswaran, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Palm Harbor, FL. She is 58 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

Malka Institute of Neuroscience & Disease

2595 Tampa Rd Ste J

Palm Harbor, FL 34684
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
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more than 77% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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more than 75% of peers
Headache
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more than 73% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Umamaheswaran "The Malka Institute of Neuroscience & Disease, also known as The MIND, is experienced in a wide array of neurologic disorders. We make every effort to be up to date on the latest neurology research. We have been named the number-one prescriber of stroke therapy. We provide more than routine neurology services. The MIND is board certified in neurology and psychiatry. In an effort to be affable and available, our physicians and staff will work overtime as needed to provide office services, with no more than a one-week wait. We accommodate walk-ins in most cases."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Injection
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Calicut Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Calicut and Trivandrum Medical Colleges
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of South Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Umamaheswaran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Umamaheswaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Umamaheswaran to family and friends
1.2
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Umamaheswaran's Performance

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Explains condition(s) well
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Answers Questions
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Office & Staff Performance

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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Palm Harbor, FL |
Not a very pleasant doctor at all. 1st time seeing her and will not go back. She was raising her voice to my husband when we asked a simple question. She had no desire to help. Also front desk did not say at time appointment was made cash or check only...
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in Tampa, FL |
worst doctor and worst office experience I have ever had. She refused to listen to me when I told her repeatedly I was having pains in my neck and back that I thought were causing neuropathy. She said I had a B12 deficiency which is a lie because I got my own blood work back from Quest Diagnostics...more
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in Pooler, GA |
This doctor completely misdiagnosed my brother's condition as arising from essential tremor and prescribed medications for this. Within 8 months his condition had deteriorated to the where he was shaking so bad he couldn't feed or dress himself. I found a different neurologist for him and in the...more
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in Hudson |
Hard to understand and upon reviewing test, she failed to review my complete chart.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Umamaheswaran accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
    Tampa Bay CoreNet
    Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Umamaheswaran has admitting privileges

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
14000 Fivay Rd
Hudson, FL 34667
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Medical Center of Trinity
9330 State Rd 54
Trinity, FL 34655
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Oak Hill Hospital
11375 Cortez Blvd
Brooksville, FL 34613
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Mease Countryside Hospital
3231 McMullen Booth Rd
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
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Mease Dunedin Hospital
601 Main St
Dunedin, FL 34698
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