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Dr. Sandeep Kunwar, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Kunwar

Dr. Sandeep Kunwar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fremont, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(510) 818-1160

Dr. Kunwar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kunwar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kunwar treats Myelopathy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kunwar treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kunwar treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kunwar treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kunwar treats Spondylosis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kunwar treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kunwar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sandeep Kunwar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fremont, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kunwar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kunwar

3.9

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
(8)
4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Sandeep Kunwar, MD
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Dr. Kunwar is a great neurosurgeon. He made us so comfortable with making our decision of my pituitary adenoma( secreting prolactin tumor) so easy and made us confident to take up the surgery. So i finally did it 6 weeks ago. Today was my post op appointment and he was so patient and confident...Read More
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I have congenital hydrocephalus so I feel like I've had the task of dealing with FAR to many doctors and I've been made to feel unimportant and (at times) intimidated. Dr. Kunwar is so different from any other surgeon I've spoken to. I actually enjoy talking to him because he encourages questions...Read More
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