Dr. Kamal Kalia, MD

Dr. Kamal Kalia, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Kamal Kalia, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

175 Carew St Ste 300

Springfield, MA 01104

Contact Information

(413) 781-2211

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health New England (HNE)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Kalia'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.

Dr. Kalia's bio

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalia's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalia to family and friends
32 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kalia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Kalia Says:
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Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Kalia operated on both myself and my husband. We cannot say enough for his professional and clinical skills. He is a brilliant, kind and compassionate gentleman. His office staff is always very supportive. His conservative approach to very delicate spinal disease is very much appreciated. He...more
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Last May I had Dr. Kalia operate on my pinch nerve on my back. My left leg was in a lot of pain, I couldn't stand for a long period of time. He was present the entire time of recovery making sure I was feeling okay. He was personable and I felt safe with him doing the surgery because of how...more
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Dr. Kalia performed neck surgery on me and was the most professional doctor that ever treated me. He is a brilliant surgeon , that I have the utmost respect for. I would recommend him to all my friends and family . I would give him a five star recommendation.
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Dr. Kalia not only saved our father’s life, but became a close friend along the way. Glioblastoma patients are often told to anticipate 6 months to 2 years. I’m happy to share that our father lived a high quality of life for over ten. (For perspective, this happens less than 1% of the time.) There...more
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I had great experience. I was explained everything. I was also told Surgery is always NOT an option. Pain takes time to go away, which I understand, as at times there are no quick fixes , which most people expect. I would recommend Dr Kalia without any hesitation.
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