Dr. Kamal Thapar, MD

Dr. Kamal Thapar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Kamal Thapar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Altoona, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Calgary School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

1200 Oakleaf Way # A

Altoona, WI 54720

Contact Information

(715) 832-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Thapar'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. Thapar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Thapar "Dr. Thapar received his medical degree from the University of Calgary. He completed his residency training at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada, where he also completed a PhD in pituitary tumor biology. He completed three fellowships in the areas of skull base, pituitary surgery and epilepsy at the University of Toronto, University of Virginia, and Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany. Dr. Thapar is board certified in Neurosurgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

48  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Calgary School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Los Angeles County University Of Southern California Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thapar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thapar's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thapar to family and friends
95 total reviews (27 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (95)

  • 5
    (91)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Thapar'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (27)

This was the best experience with the most professional care. Highly recommend.
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Very clean and proffesional. Top notch attention and advice.
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Good job.
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The entire staff far exceeded my expectations for level of care.
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I just wanted to thank Dr. Thapar and his staff for giving me my life back. I had surgery last Friday and the pain is gone and I can already tell it will not be long when I will be able to return to a normal life style. Thank you so much!
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