Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD

Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(8)
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Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Hopkinsville, KY. He is 65 years old.

390 W 17th St

Hopkinsville, KY 42240

Contact Information

(270) 886-1944

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Periyanayagam does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Paracentesis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Chennai Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nyu
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Periyanayagam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Periyanayagam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Periyanayagam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Periyanayagam to family and friends
3.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Periyanayagam's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Clarksville, TN |
Dr. Periyanayagam performed two surgeries on me. The first was repairing a herniated disk in the lower back, L-4 & L-5. I did everything he advised me to do and I healed quickly and did not require any pain medicine. The second surgery was after a vehicle accident in which I sustained a neck...more
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Dr. Periyanayagam accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare

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Hospitals where Dr. Periyanayagam has admitting privileges

Jennie Stuart Medical Center
320 W 18th St
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
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