Dr. Surasak Phuphanich, MD

Dr. Surasak Phuphanich, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Surasak Phuphanich, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Phuphanich is affiliated with Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center and Cedars - Sinai Medical Center.

Barrow Neurology Clinics

240 W Thomas Rd # 403

Phoenix, AZ 85013
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

My mission, along with the Dignity Health Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences. Diet, Exercise, Meditation, Yoga, Positive attitude, Active life style, Improvement of Immune System, are important part of therapy.
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Dr. Phuphanich's Experience

Dr. Phuphanich's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astrocytoma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chordoma
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diplopia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuritis
  • Neurologic Complications of Cancer and Cancer Therapies
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Neutropenia
  • Pancytopenia
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects


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  • Biological Therapy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Chemotherapy
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Plasmapheresis

Background Check

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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.


  • Faculty Of Science, Mahidol University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Ramathibodi Hospital Faculty Of Medicine, Mahidol University, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • St Francis Hospital Loyola University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Ill Med Center (Neurology)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Calif San Francisco (Neuro-Oncology)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2007-2009
  • Top's American Oncologist Award, Consumer Research Council, 2008-2009
  • Castle Connoloy America Top Doctors for Cancer, 2006-2012
  • Best Doctors (Best Doctors Inc.), 2011-2012
Media & Publications
  • Phase II study of bevacizumab plus temozolomide during and after radiation therapy for patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme, 2011
  • A Phase I Evaluation of the Safety of Bortezomib with Biologic Proteosome 20S Activity Correlation and the Effects of Anticonvulsants in Adults with Recurrent Malignant Glioma., 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese
  • Farsi
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Thai

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Neurosciences Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Phuphanich is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Phuphanich's Reviews

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Dr. Phuphanich's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Phuphanich accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Phuphanich has admitting privileges

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Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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