Dr. Narayan Sundaresan, MD

Dr. Narayan Sundaresan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Narayan Sundaresan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from King Georges Med Coll Lucknow U in 1968 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5 E 84th St

New York, NY 10028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sundaresan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc
normal
more than 71% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 68% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Sundaresan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

74  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intradural Spinal Arachnoid Cyst
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacral Defect - Anterior Sacral Meningocele
  • Sacral Hemangiomas - Multiple Congenital Abnormalities
  • Sarcoma
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I, With Congenital Bone Fractures
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Rigidity
  • Spinal Shock
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spindle Cell Carcinoma
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • King Georges Med Coll Lucknow U
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sundaresan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sundaresan's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sundaresan to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sundaresan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I battled leg and back pain for over a year before consulting with Dr Sunderasean. His knowledge, professionalism and extensive medical background were comforting and put my fears at ease. He performed a micro-discectomy and laminectomy to treat my condition without installing any hardware or...more
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Dr Sundaresan genuinely cares about his patients. He takes his time to carefully understand your concerns and clearly explain the disease process and treatment options. Lena his office manager is amazing. She made all insurance issues were taken care of prior to surgery and even made a hospital...more
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