Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD

Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5 E 98th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

(212) 241-0002

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Choudhri performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Neuroplasty
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Choudhri's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barrow Neurosurgical Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Choudhri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Indian
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choudhri's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choudhri to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Choudhri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

From my first meeting with Dr. Choudri, I felt absolute confidence in him. He took the time to thoroughly review and explain my reports and images as well as the evidence, experience and thinking that led to his diagnosis and proposed treatment plan. Throughout my care he was communicative, present...more
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Dr. Choudhri is a fantastic clinician. He has a kind and calm presence, and took great care in both respecting that I had a wait (only 10 minutes) & explained to me very thoughtfully his process, the information we had at hand & he dedicated more time to helping me understand my options than I'd...more
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I cannot say enough about Dr. Choudhri. I had 2 spinal fusions with him and I'm doing amazing. His wealth of knowledge and ability to explain and justify his plan of action is superior and put me at ease. I highly recommend him and I'm on my way to getting my life back thanks to him.
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I suffered from lower back and leg pain for years, I was to afraid to have surgery. One day an fellow co-worker, that had been to Dr. Choudhri, mention Dr. Choudhri to my husband and said it doesnt hurt to go have a consultation. Well he was right. I met with the Doctor, felt very comfortable and...more
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