Dr. Nilanee Karikaran, MD

Dr. Nilanee Karikaran, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Nilanee Karikaran, MD is a neurology specialist in Snellville, GA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University of jaffna,faculty of medicine in 1991 and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

2336 Wisteria Dr Ste 340

Snellville, GA 30078

Contact Information

(678) 395-3289

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 89% of peers
Essential Tremor
more than 87% of peers
Gait Abnormality
more than 85% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

67  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University of jaffna,faculty of medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Medical University of South Carolina / College of Dental Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hosp/NYU Sch of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hospital-Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karikaran has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karikaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karikaran to family and friends
41 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Karikaran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Very unprofessional and rude. Everything was all good when i payed her $300 for not having insurance. I asked to have my medical records for a court case i also provided records from my previous doctor. It took 9 days to get both records back she put the wrong state i was from twice in the report...more
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She recommend Dr Hartman the very competent Neurological surgeon. She knows what she is doing.
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WARNING, DO NOT VISIT this facility. The doctor was rude, judgmental and disrespectful. I would give zero stars if I could. For example, she compared my weight from when I was 17, to my weight at 21, and she made demeaning comments such as “just because there’s food in the house doesn’t mean you...more
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dr. karikaran is amazing. she is knowledgeable and pays attention to what you say. (even you may think you were not heard she takes in all you say).the exam rooms are set up for a more comfortable exam and review ,once examined you sit at a desk and discuss your issue. it is calming and...more
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Good doctor I like her staff very helpful and polite
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