Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD

Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hopkinsville, KY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Chennai Medical College in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

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
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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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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Periyanayagam does not have any board certifications listed.

29  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • 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

13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Srinivasan Periyanayagam, MD
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...Read More
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