Dr. Saravanan Karuppiah, MD

Dr. Saravanan Karuppiah, MD

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Dr. Saravanan Karuppiah, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ocala, FL. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 98% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 92% of peers
Lumbar Spine Fracture
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Karuppiah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Karuppiah "Dr. Saravanan Karuppiah, MD is a Board Certified neurosurgeon who practices in Ocala, FL. Dr. Karuppiah, also known as Dr. SK, is affiliated with Ocala Regional Medical Center. "

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
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24  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.

Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karuppiah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karuppiah

5.0

Based on 118 reviews

5 Stars
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Dr. Karuppiah's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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Implanted nervo stimulator in back for my nerve pain in legs and lower back pain. Did a great job.
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Staff was friendly, helpful, and courteous. Dr. Karuppiah explained my options and asked me to call back when I made a decision. No pressure.
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Doctor Karuppiah is the only Neurosurgeon I will ever go to.I had a spinal fusion in Sept.2018 and I am very happy with the whole process before and after the surgery.He is VERY professional, thorough,and friendly, as is Priscila,his PA-C.The staff is also very good and helpful.Doctor Karuppiah...Read More
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The office personnel, nurses and the doctor were all very friendly and informative. If I need a neurosurgeon in the future I would certainly make an appointment with Doctor Karuppiah.
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I just wanted to give an update from response back in February 24th 2017. I am still doing absolutely amazing! This God send of a doctor saved my value of life! I was in a car wreck back in 08. Had another Doctor in ocala do a surgery in 09. It failed! I couldn’t even get out of bed or walk in...Read More
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