Dr. Lali Sekhon, MD

Dr. Lali Sekhon, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Lali Sekhon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Sydney, Faculty Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

75 Pringle Way

Reno, NV 89502

Contact Information

(775) 657-8844

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
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. Sekhon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhon treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sekhon treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhon treats Scoliosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sekhon treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhon treats Spine Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sekhon treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Sekhon's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Artificial Disc Replacement
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain 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 Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Injections
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Spacer Procedure
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Treating patients how we would want our family treated.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2000
    Toronto Western Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1989
    University Of Sydney, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

  • AMA Physician's Recognition Award with Commendation, 2006 and 2
  • Outstanding Clinical Research Award, at the 28th Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, 2000
  • Americas Best Doctors, 2009-2011
  • Dun Prize for Surgery and Clinical Surgery, 1988
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2009-2011
  • Sydney B. Clipsham Prize for Operative Surgery, 1989
  • Young Neurosurgeons Award by the World Federation of Neurosurgeons, 1997

Dr. Sekhon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sekhon

4.7

Based on 82 reviews

5 Stars
91.46341463414635%
(75)
4 Stars
1.2195121951219512%
(1)
3 Stars
1.2195121951219512%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
6.097560975609756%
(5)

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Dr. Sekhon explained everything so well I didn’t even need to ask my prepared questions I brought with me. Very succinct, very knowledgeable, very professional doctor. I’d trust him with any procedure.
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Totally a miracle! People who have had similar back surgeries think I probably didn't have "real" back surgery because my recovery was so successful. I was free of the original pain right from the start. I only had to recover from the surgical pain. I'm so glad I found Dr. Sekhon. I have to force...Read More
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Dr. Sekhon provided excellent care before, during and after my procedure. He explained everything to me, both benefits and risks, so I felt that I could make my decision based the best information. His staff was friendly, caring and helpful. P A Greg was great. I had a very positive experience and...Read More
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Dr. Sekhon actually takes the time to listen to you, explain things in a way that you can understand and advocates for what is best for you - not for his bottom line. Dr. Sekhon's team is amazing, they do what they say they will do right away. They call you back very quickly and are always up to...Read More
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Dr. Sekhon performed a cervical spine fusion on me in April. The pre-care and after-care treatment that I've received have been outstanding. I would recommend him to all of my friends and relatives.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO

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