Dr. Praveen Mummaneni, MD

Dr. Praveen Mummaneni, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Praveen Mummaneni, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

400 Parnassus Ave

San Francisco, CA 94143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Myelopathy
very high
more than 90% of peers
Scoliosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Mummaneni'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*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Ca Sf School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Va Long Beach Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mummaneni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mummaneni's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mummaneni to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Mummaneni'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went to 3 other neurosurgeons for opinions & after consulting other surgeons it is my opinion he wanted to over operate. He was pushing a 6 level fusion. It would have had a life changing effect on my ability to work & even drive. I didn't feel he was forthcoming in explaining the surgery...more
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An excellent doctor who did my husbands very complicated back surgery without the use of blood. He was very professional, explained thoroughly what he was going to do and how he was going to do it. He also took personal interest in our wishes and worked with us to accomplish the surgery. We...more
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Exceptional Surgeon, He's very professional and caring, takes the necessary time to explain issues in detail, answers all your questions. Fusion was very successful. Prior surgery with UC Davis, unsuccessful. UCSF, Doctors are much more educated, caring and provide Quality Patient Care. Thank you,...more
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