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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Dr. Karuppiah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karuppiah treats Spine Deformities more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Karuppiah treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karuppiah treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Karuppiah treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karuppiah treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Karuppiah's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Biopsy
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chiari's Deformity
Compression Fracture
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus, Adult
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Hematoma
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Laminotomy
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)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Vertebroplasty

About Me

Biography

"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. "

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Karuppiah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karuppiah

5.0

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Dr. Karuppiah removed a 2x3cm glioblastoma brain tumor for my 78 year old father 16 months ago. Due to his great skill my father is doing great, although much slower mentally and physically. He had 6 mo of chemo, 60 radiation treatments (2/day), starting at 9 months he started Avastin treatments....Read More
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I would reccommend Dr Karuppiah (SK) EXCELLENT +. I'm approx five weeks out of surgery and am pain free. As a senior I've been to many doctors but this man genuinely cares about the patient. He and his PA (Priscila Marques) took the time to explain the procedure and continued through post op and...Read More
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I had my first consulting visit with Dr. Karuppiah, and I was very impressed with him! He was professional, knowledgable, and understanding. His explanations were excellent. As for the office staff, they were prompt, professional, friendly, and courteous. He was recommended to me by a friend,...Read More
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Explained everything to us in a easy to understand method. Did exactly what he said he would be doing. Office staff is OUTSTANDING
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Excellent! He and Priscilla were amazing. Not to mention the rest of his staff. I have never seen so much professionalism and personality in the medical field before. My surgery went very well. I would recommend them highly to anyone needing Neurosurgical Services.
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Locations

Ocala Health Neurosurgical Group

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(352) 414-4778
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
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United Healthcare

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