Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD

Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Srinivasan Purighalla, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Moline, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Rangaraya Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery, other, and more.

616 35th Ave Ste 1

Moline, IL 61265

Contact Information

(309) 517-3775

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Other

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purighalla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purighalla's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purighalla

3.7

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
58.62068965517241%
(17)
4 Stars
6.896551724137931%
(2)
3 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
2 Stars
6.896551724137931%
(2)
1 Star
24.137931034482758%
(7)

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Great surgeon with a caring personality to match
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Steve K in Hampton IL – Dec 11, 2017
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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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Amber Payne in Orion,IL – Nov 23, 2017
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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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Jackie in Moline, IL – Oct 17, 2017
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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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