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Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Vives

Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(203) 785-2807

Dr. Vives accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vives' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vives treats Brain Disorders more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Vives treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vives treats Spondylosis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Vives treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vives performs Brain Surgery more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Vives performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Vives' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Endoscopy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Based on 3 reviews

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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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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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