Dr. Shankar Gopinath, MD

Dr. Shankar Gopinath, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Shankar Gopinath, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.

1504 Taub Loop

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Gopinath's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gopinath treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Gopinath treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Cranial Trauma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gopinath treats Cranial Trauma more than 92% of his peers

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

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gopinath performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Gopinath performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shankar Gopinath, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Awards

Dr. Gopinath's Reviews

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3.0

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What People Say About Dr. Shankar Gopinath, MD
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Dr. Gopinath is responsible for my daughter's loss of peripheral vision due to poor management as Chief Neurosurgeon at Ben Taub. He allowed an untrained surgeon to perform his first shunt revision on my daughter. The shunt failed 3 times before it was revised properly. He would not speak to us...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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