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Dr. Uma Pulipaka, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 51

Dr. Pulipaka

Dr. Uma Pulipaka, MD is a neurology specialist in Longview, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.


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Dr. Pulipaka accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Pulipaka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Essential Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pulipaka treats Essential Tremor more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pulipaka treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Essential Tremor
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pulipaka treats Brain Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pulipaka treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pulipaka treats Tremor more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Pulipaka treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Asterixis (Flapping Tremor)
  • Benign Essential Tremor
  • Essential Tremor
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Primary Orthostatic Tremor
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 1
  • Tremor Hereditary Essential, 2

Dr. Pulipaka's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Meningiomas
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Uma Pulipaka, MD is a neurology specialist in Longview, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology

Education

Oakwood Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
Residency Hospital
University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
Medical School
2002
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2002

Awards

Dr. Pulipaka's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pulipaka

3.1

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
47.05882352941177%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
41.1764705882353%
(7)

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Seeing that I can’t leave a negative stars amount I have to pick a one star. I saw Dr. Pulipaka after a car accident. I was having seizures and sleep walking. I have Epilepsy, but it have been YEARS since I had an episode. She requested that I have an MRI and an EEG. She was unable to read the...Read More
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Great Doctor. Best neurologist in Longview by a longshot.
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1) Always Easy to get appointments with flexibility 2) Very punctual with her appointments and we never have to wait, in and out on time! 3) Tried new medication successfully to improve patient's overall condition 4) Always personally follows up and provides updates
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Dr. Pulipaka was professional, helpful, up front, & let me know what was happening during my testing in a calm tone, which help me remain at ease. The ease of scheduling my appointment with the inter office communication between my ortho & nuero made it very simple (which is a relief because I...Read More
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Really listens to me. Love this Dr.
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