Dr. Moksha Ranasinghe, MD

Dr. Moksha Ranasinghe, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Moksha Ranasinghe, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Whittier, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Dartmouth College in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.

12291 Washington Blvd Ste 102

Whittier, CA 90606

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
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more than 80% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
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more than 77% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 65% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Massachusettes Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ranasinghe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ranasinghe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ranasinghe

4.8

Based on 22 reviews

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I first saw Dr. Ranasinghe when I could no longer walk. She sent me over to emergency at Whittier Presbyterian Hospital where after a cat scan diagnosed me with spinal stenosis. I found myself in surgery immediately. Thanks to her and her scheduling of rehabilitation I am walking again ! Thanks...Read More
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Ranasingh to family and friends. As a matter of fact I already have
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Do to a fall, I had C3 & C5 crushed disc replacement with Titanium Disc and Plate with 6 screws in my spine. Prior to surgery, I had excruciating pain on Left & Right shoulders, arms and hands. Dr. Ranasinghe explained in detail the injury damage, the course of repair, recovery, and followup...Read More
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Dr. Ranasinghe really took care of me from the start. I was so nervous then knowing that this might be my only best option-having the ACDF surgery done. I even had my little book with me with all my questions on that first visit. She answered all of it and was very patient. She explained...Read More
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Dr. Ranasinghe is an amazing surgeon and person. She is a great surgeon who really listens to her patients and her professionalism is top notch. Her entire office staff is very responsive and helpful.
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