Dr. Ramesh Babu, MD

Dr. Ramesh Babu, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ramesh Babu, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

110 E 36th St # 1A

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 263-7481

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spinal Fusion
high
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Andhra Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • New York University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • New York University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Nordstadt Klinik
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Babu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Babu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Babu

4.1

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(15)
4 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
19.047619047619047%
(4)

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I “met” the doctor when he came into the room, looked at the computer, mumbled a bunch of stuff and left. I learned that I was approved for surgery, I broke down in tears of joy. I did not see the doctor on the day of my surgery. I did not see the doctor after my surgery. I saw him yesterday,...Read More
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After 9/11 I was always in pain after having surgury in Queens. I was referred to Dr. Babu and he has done wonders. I have recommended him to family and friends and the results were all 100% positive. He is not the type of Surgeon who does surgery just to grab the money . I've heard him on many...Read More
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I had met other surgeons before Dr Babu, but none was as clear in his explanation or tried to focus on my ailment. Since I know nothing about neurosurgery, there had to be a leap of faith to make me place my spine in his care. I don't know whether he is an excellent surgeon or a genius. I vote for...Read More
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He is an excellent surgeon and a very caring Doctor. I consider him my brother.
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