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Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Choudhri

Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(212) 241-0002

Dr. Choudhri accepts the following insurance:

Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Choudhri's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choudhri treats Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Choudhri treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choudhri treats Herniated Disc more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Choudhri treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choudhri treats Spondylosis more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Choudhri treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Choudhri's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • 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 Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • 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
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tanvir Choudhri, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Barrow Neurosurgical Inst
Fellowship Hospital
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Internship Hospital
1994
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1994

Languages

  • Indian
  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Dr. Choudhri's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Choudhri

4.3

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(12)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
12.5%
(2)

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Choudhri's Performance
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His assistant doesn't return calls, very unprofessional and discriminates
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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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