Dr. Rachana Tyagi, MD

Dr. Rachana Tyagi, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
47 y/o

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Dr. Rachana Tyagi, MD is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in New Brunswick, NJ and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pediatric neurosurgery.

Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

125 Paterson St Ste 2100

New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan

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Traumatic Brain Injury
more than 81% of peers
more than 68% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
more than 50% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

40  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)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Temple University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - Philadelphia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Rachana Tyagi, MD
Dr. Tyagi Is one of the greatest doctors I have encountered in my 36 years. I can surely say if it wasn't for her I Would-be in a world of trouble. She made me feel calm and relaxed even going into 12 hour back surgery that could have caused paralysis. I could never thank her enough and would...Read More
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Joseph Barresi in Elizabeth, NJ – Jun 21, 2017
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Terrible experience trying to ascertain if CD of CT scan from another hospital was reviewed and if appointment was still required. Getting through to nurse's line took 4 attempts. CD was not found and I was blamed for sending it to wrong address (not true.) I had sent it by overnight mail and...Read More
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Hightstown, NJ – Aug 16, 2016
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