Dr. Tarun Arora, MD

Dr. Tarun Arora, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Tarun Arora, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenbrae, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1100 S Eliseo Dr Ste 1

Greenbrae, CA 94904

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Arora's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arora performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Arora performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arora treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Arora treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arora performs Brain Surgery more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Arora performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Arora's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tarun Arora, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenbrae, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University of California At Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
2003
University of California At Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
2002
Baylor University
Medical School
1997
Boston University School of Medicine
1995
Boston University School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
2008
2003
2002
1997
1995

Awards

Dr. Arora's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Arora

4.8

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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There are not enough words to Express how much I am grateful for Dr Arora. He saved my Sons life. It was a difficult surgery and I could of lost my 32 year old Son. It was a day by day waiting whether my Son would make it or not. Dr Arora was honest from day one. It hurt but I needed the truth. ...Read More
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One of the best doctors that I have ever met. Did an amazing job with my surgery I can say that I was lucky to be your patient, you gave a second chance to live. You took very good care of me even after the surgery I wish there was more doctors like you. There's only five starts here but If it...Read More
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Dr Arora saved my dad's life. He'll always be a hero to me for allowing me more time with Dad. He's a good man and a miracle surgeon.
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extremely complex surgery left me with no additional neurological deficits. i applaud him, from me, and for me. thank you dr. arora.
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