Dr. Marianna Spanaki-Varelas, MD

Dr. Marianna Spanaki-Varelas, MD

Neurology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
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Dr. Marianna Spanaki-Varelas, MD is a neurology specialist in Troy, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Patras in 1988 and specializes in neurology.

2825 Livernois Rd

Troy, MI 48083

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 98% of peers
Seizure Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Dr. Spanaki-Varelas does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (9/19/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Michigan
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Patras
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spanaki-Varelas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spanaki-Varelas to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Spanaki-Varelas' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Michigan
Dr. Spanaki is very dedicated to her work. After it being determined that I was not a candidate for brain surgery, there were two available options. One was inserting a Vagus Nerve Stimulator (VNS) into my chest or implanting a stimulator into my skull. After hours of deliberation without the full...more
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in Detroit, MI
I have been to countless neurologist a couple of them have even told me I don't have epilepsy it's just a fluke that I have seizures now and again. Thank God for Dr spanikie and I did not listen to them because they have increased over the years and if it was not for her and her diagnosis and the...more
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in Farmington, MI
I showed up as a patient on her office. She was 1.5 hours behind. When she finally came in she refused to see me because my visit was for headaches and she "only treats seizures".
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in Clawson , MI
Started taking my son to Dr. Spanaki when his seizures were increasing and his previous doctor actually told me she did not know what else to do for him. We found Dr. Spanaki who was very reassuring and patient. She was beneficial in evaluating our sons condition. We really appreciate her efforts...more
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in MI
Dr. Spanaki is an amazing neurologist! She is truly one of a kind. I've never met a doctor that cares about her patients more than Dr. Spanaki does. She is not only very kind, helpful and smart, but she will sit with you until all of your questions are answered. She makes you a part of your care...more
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