Dr. Murali Guthikonda, MD

Dr. Murali Guthikonda, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
68 y/o
(22)

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Dr. Murali Guthikonda, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Detroit, MI. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

University Physician Group-Department of Neurosurgery

4160 John R St Ste 930

Detroit, MI 48201
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Messa
  • MetLife
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Meningiomas
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Guntur Med Coll, Vijayawada Univ Of Hlthsci
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Niagara Falls Meml Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St Elizabeth Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Vermont / College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Queen Square Inst Neur
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Hospital, Zurich
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guthikonda has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guthikonda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guthikonda to family and friends
3.8
based on 22 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Guthikonda's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Macomb, MI |
Dr. Guthikonda treated my like a member of his own family. He communicated with me personally (once in the middle of the night when I needed him!) like no other doctor ever would and was happy to be helping me. I am forever grateful that he treated me and solved my neurological problem. He is...more
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in New York |
Dr. Guthikonda is one of the greatest Doctors I've ever met. He saved my Dad's life, not only the successful surgery my Dad received, but also the the financial help he provided to our family as my Dad Lives in Beijing, China and he doesn't have any insurance in the States. He personally replied my...more
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in Palm Beach Gardens FL |
Amazing. Perfect combination of a great doctor with genuine concern for patient care and well being!
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This man didn't even listen to me. Took a phone call while in the exam room. Then asked me my name again when we went to look at my MRI results. What a joke. Why did this man become a doctor? Don't waste your time. You will have to find another neurosurgeon who will be willing to listen. Look for...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Guthikonda accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Alliance Health Care
    Alliance Health Care PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Care Network
    Blue Care Network Advantage
    Blue Choice
    Community Blue PPO
    Medicare Plus Blue PPO
    Preferred Plan PPO
    Preferred Plus
    Trust PPO
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana) PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance EPA
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Senior Plus HMO
  • Humana
    Gold Choice
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Messa
    Messa - Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • MetLife
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
    Priority Health PPO
  • Prudential
  • Tricare
    Prime
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Zurich
    Cofinity

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Hospitals where Dr. Guthikonda has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Hospital
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Beaumont Hospital - Dearborn
18101 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124
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Beaumont Hospital - Grosse Pointe Campus
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
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Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Detroit Receiving Hospital
4201 Saint Antoine St
Detroit, MI 48201
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Harper University Hospital
3990 John R St
Detroit, MI 48201
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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
15855 19 Mile Rd
Clinton Township, MI 48038
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Providence-Providence Park Hospital, Southfield Campus
16001 W 9 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48075
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Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland
44405 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48341
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