Dr. Nitin Tandon, MD

Dr. Nitin Tandon, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Nitin Tandon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Armed Forces Med Coll, Univ Of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6400 Fannin St Ste 2800

Houston, TX 77030

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Cranial Trauma
high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Armed Forces Med Coll, Univ Of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra, India
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tandon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tandon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tandon

4.6

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
89.47368421052632%
(34)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(1)
1 Star
7.894736842105263%
(3)

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Dr Tandon has provided beyond excellent care to my daughter and his staff have been outstanding!
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Knowledgeable - sociaable - thrustworthy - sincere --> top of the bill and highly recommended
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Though he is a brain surgeon, he is one of the most closed minded doctors I have ever met. Very sure of himself, but wrong.... My surgery was a failure, it was expensive, and did not work
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Words are not enough to express my experience with Dr. Tandon. Outside of the Lord Jesus, Dr. Tandon is the best Neurosurgeon in Texas. I had a brain tumor and he performed an excellent surgery on my brain to remove it. No radiation was needed after the surgery. Dr. Tandon had told me he didn't...Read More
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Fantastic meetings with Dr. Tandon and his staff, and the operation appears to have gone great. Was able to move up the operation on short notice to minimize impact on semester, and overall fantastic experience.
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