Dr. Puya Alikhani, MD

Dr. Puya Alikhani, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Puya Alikhani, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Tx a & M Univ Sys Hsc Coll Of Med in 2009 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Tampa General Cir Fl 7th

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Surgery
more than 61% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 57% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Alikhani'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Alikhani does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Tx a & M Univ Sys Hsc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Alikhani has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Alikhani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alikhani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alikhani to family and friends
7 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Alikhani'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 (6)

My name is Teresa S 41 Dr Alikhani. performed a very complex thoracic and lumbar fusion on me Feb 5th 2017 He is amazing honest and down to earth physician!!! He actually took me for my 1st walk in the hospital as promised. My situation was very severe I had s -shaped curvature from top to bottom...more
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Thank you so much Dr. Alikhani, for your excellent work while performing surgery (brain tumor) on my husband Azmy Matta on 01/08/2018 I will recommend you to everyone
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In the face of life threatening spinal injuries you are in the best hands with.Dr. Alikhani. Thank you Dr. Alikhani! Eternally grateful!
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Most awesome caring doctor I have ever met little of a neurosurgeon!
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Dr. Alikhani was wonderful! I ended up in the emergency room needing brain surgery (tumor removal). This doctor explained exactly what was going on and even had me laughing a few times. I highly recommend him!
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