Dr. Shanker Sundrani, MD

Dr. Shanker Sundrani, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Shanker Sundrani, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurology.

El Paso Neurosurgery Center, PA

3028 Trawood Dr Ste C

El Paso, TX 79936
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Lovelace Health Plan
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare

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. Sundrani's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebral Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundrani treats Cerebral Hemorrhage more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Sundrani treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage With Amyloidosis, Hereditary, Dutch Type
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundrani treats Brain Disorders more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Sundrani treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Subdural Hemorrhage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sundrani treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Sundrani treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Sundrani's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acrocephalosyndactyly
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Alzheimer's Disease
Aneurysm
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Arteriovenous Malformation
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cavernous Hemangioma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diplopia
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Dystonia
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Menstrual Migraine
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Polyneuropathy
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Seizure Disorders
Skull Fracture
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondolthesis
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vascular Disease
Vertebroplasty
Vertigo
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

I adhere to the principles outlined by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. First, meet with the patients and family to improve their understanding of their disorder by means of direct face to face communication, aided by models and discuss...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Mo
    Residency Hospital
  • St Louis University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1977
    Sarojini Naidu Med College Agra University
    Medical School
    1977

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sundrani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sundrani

2.9

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
46.15384615384615%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(2)
1 Star
46.15384615384615%
(12)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Sundrani's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Worst possible office staff, they are not polite, friendly or helpful. They are rude and short with patients. The front desk attendant Martha hung up on me twice. They don't answer the phones, tried reaching out to them 3 days. If they are understaffed they need to hire more people. Not organized...Read More
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I don't even give him a star. Poor bed side manner, terrible communication and follow up care after surgery . Does not call pts, hospital and other drs calls. Do not recommend this surgeon at all, you or loved one will not get good or even fair medical treatment. Please find another surgeon.
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Locations

El Paso Neurosurgery Center, PA

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    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Lovelace Health Plan
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
Presbyterian Health Plan
Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
CarePlus Medicare Advantage PPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
United Healthcare

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