Dr. Ram Vasudevan, MD

Dr. Ram Vasudevan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Ram Vasudevan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Lake Hills, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Temple University in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery and minimally invasive neurological spine surgery.

5300 Bee Caves Rd # 220

West Lake Hills, TX 78746

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
normal
more than 81% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 59% of peers
Myelopathy
normal
more than 51% of peers

Dr. Vasudevan'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.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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34  Procedures

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Total Disc Replacement
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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

  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vasudevan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vasudevan's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vasudevan to family and friends
54 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Vasudevan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

Dr. V and his staff are beyond a five: kind, caring, and unbelievably compassionate. I traveled from Alaska to Austin for this surgery. I needed an ACDF FOR C5, C6 and C7. Going into surgery, I had pain out the left arm, two numb fingers on the left hand, and radiating pain down half of the right...more
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Dr. V did an exceptional job with my decompression surgery. As soon as I woke up, the pain that I had been experiencing was gone. He was very thorough in explaining what was wrong, how he was planning on correcting it, and what he did post surgery. I have already reccomended him to 2 family members...more
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My surgery was done 10 days ago and today I feel like a new person. No more aches and pain. Dr. V. and his team were extremely profesionnal, took the time to explain the surgery and the risks. The appoinment was scheduled very quickly. If I had any questions, they were there to respond. Easy access...more
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I suffered with chronic pain due to degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis and a synovial cyst. After PT and injections didn't work I was referred to Dr. V. My first visit he recommended fusions which I declined. He was very understanding and suggested lumbar decompression and cyst removal....more
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We are so grateful to Dr. Vasudevan for taking the time to explain the entire procedure to us in a manner that alleviated all of our concerns or anxieties with this type of surgery. You don’t find many Doctors that will take the time to do this. We would recommend him with an unlimited amount of...more
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