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Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Purighalla

Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Moline, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery, other, and more.


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(309) 517-3775

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Purighalla's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purighalla treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Purighalla treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purighalla treats Low Back Pain more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Purighalla treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Purighalla treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Purighalla treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Purighalla's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Moline, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery, other, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Other

Board Certifications

Education

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency Hospital
St Francis Medical Center
Residency Hospital
St Catherine's Hospital
Internship Hospital
1990
Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1990

Awards

Dr. Purighalla's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purighalla

3.7

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(18)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
1 Star
23.333333333333332%
(7)

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This doctor is very nice and very informative. He takes his time with you and answers questions. I never feel rushed at an appointment. Out of the 3 neurosurgeons I have seen, he is the only one who has not wanted to operate on me immediately. In fact he advised against it at this time. He has...Read More
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Great surgeon with a caring personality to match
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Dr. Purighalla was amazing detailed my condition and got me in for surgery right away. I had a c6-c7 fusion and was back to work 5 days later with no physical therapy and feel great! Would recommend him highly!
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I had back surgery 9 years ago and can't say enough about Dr. Purighalla.. He does not do surgery on everyone as someone else has stated. In fact I know of at least 3 people who went to him and he told them he could not help them. I have recommended him to family and friends and can honestly say...Read More
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Although Dr Purighala is very kind hearted his surgical technic and outcomes are very poor. He operates on everyone that comes through the door regardless of the severity of the problem. If you just want surgery and he's your last resort I would not suggest him as your surgeon. I along with...Read More
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