Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD

Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

800 Howard Ave Lowr Level

New Haven, CT 06519

Contact Information

(203) 785-2807

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • EmblemHealth

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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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more than 93% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Hydrocephalus
high
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endoscopy
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Rutgers College Of Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Fortunately for us in Sarasota, Florida, Dr Vives has relocated. He is a highly skilled neurosurgeon, with a good personality and bedside manner. What an opportunity his presence in Sarasota has provided for complex surgery without having to leave town.
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Jeffrey Ahrens in Sarasota – Sep 19, 2018
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On April 30, 2006 my daughter was in a severe ATV accident which left her with a traumatic brain injury, spinal cord fracture (C 1,2 &3), as well as other injuries. If it was not for Dr. Vives my daughter would not be with us today. He drove from his home to preform emergency brain surgery on my...Read More
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Kristine Kuhl in Sterling, Ct – Sep 03, 2016
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