Dr. Prashant Kelkar, DO

Dr. Prashant Kelkar, DO

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Age 37
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Dr. Prashant Kelkar, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Midwestern University in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuroendovascular surgery, and more.Read his story

22250 Providence Dr Ste 601

Southfield, MI 48075

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Dr. Kelkar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelkar treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kelkar treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelkar treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kelkar treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kelkar treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Kelkar treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Kelkar's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Kelkar's values are: Excellence – He maintains the highest standards and achieves them by continually measuring and improving outcomes. Compassion – He demonstrates ...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neuroendovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Swedish Hosp Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Saint John Providence Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 2007
    Midwestern University
    Medical School
    2007

Awards

Dr. Kelkar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kelkar

4.5

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(33)
4 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(1)
3 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
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2 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(1)
1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
(3)

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Dr. Kelkar is a wonderful human being and an excellent surgeon. He has performed 3 surgeries on me over the past two years and I know his skills very well. He is very compassionate and attentive, he never made me feel like I was just a patient. He spent time with me and talked with me and my...Read More
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My back pain was unbearable. I was at a point that I could not walk and stand for long. Then I was recommended to the spine center. That is when I met Dr Kelkar. He was very informative and easy to speak to. Had my spine fusion in late August by December I was golfing and bowling with no back...Read More
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I call the man God for a reason. I could call him "mom" since he gave me life again.
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Dr Kelkar was so friendly and caring about my condition. He did my surgery and he had the best staff I had ever seen. He came to visit me in the hospital, even though he had staff giving him reports on my healing process. His bedtime manner could not be beat. Thank You Dr. Kelkar for taking care...Read More
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Had an extremely successful surgery in November. Dr Kelkar and his staff (Steve Myers) are beyond complimentary remarks! Confidence immediately filled the room upon meeting him. I was referred to him by my Pain Doctor who gave him the highest possible recommendation. Boy, was he right on...Read More
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Michigan Spine & Brain Surgeons, PLLC

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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