Dr. Somnath Nair, MD

Dr. Somnath Nair, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Somnath Nair, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from U Bombay in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2623 S Seacrest Blvd Ste 118

Boynton Beach, FL 33435

Contact Information

(561) 742-4419

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Nair's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nair treats Spine Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Nair treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nair treats Myelopathy more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nair treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nair treats Spondylosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nair treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nair's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Somnath Nair, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from U Bombay in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
U Rochester Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1984
Grady Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
U Rochester Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1977
U Bombay
Medical School
1985
1984
1980
1977

Awards

Dr. Nair's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nair

3.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
47.82608695652174%
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4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
47.82608695652174%
(11)

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Just saw Dr. Nair , worst experience in my life. He was yelling at me telling me that I'm faking the fact I can't raise my left knee/leg from the seated position. My lower back has been bad for five years and lower for one year, and he says it should clear itself up in a couple weeks?!?! I saw all...Read More
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Nothing bad to say dr.nair has explain to be clearly of what everything was going to be done, right now i’m doing very well recovery is so fast God bless this doctor, shows patients he cares.
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I have never met such a rude and disrespectful doctor in my life. This guy would not explain any of his conclusions to me, he actually got angry at me and started raising his voice when I asked questions about his findings. He was extremely unprofessional, left the exam room door open the entire...Read More
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i dont even give this creep 1 star he preformed brain surgery on me and left me with a knot on my head the size of a grapefruit and said lets watch it for a year 6 months later i was at another hospital in another state with another surgoen who waas to correct his mistake only to find out my left...Read More
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The doctor was 2 hours late for my appointment. He has no personality and his suggestion was to live with my pain. He did not offer any medications to help with my pain. Don't bother going it is a waste of time and money
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Bethesda Hospital East

Boynton Beach, FL

Delray Medical Center

Delray Beach, FL

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