Dr. Vasanthi Krishna, MD

Dr. Vasanthi Krishna, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Vasanthi Krishna, MD is a neurology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Gulbarga University, M.R. Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurology.

87 Scripps Dr Ste 210

Sacramento, CA 95825

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • BPS Healthcare
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krishna "I feel privileged when patients trust me with their neurological care. I avidly listen to my patients and believe in involving them in their own care. Brain health begins with a positive approach."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

49  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Gulbarga University, M.R. Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Medical University of Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Medical University of Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Michigan Health System-Neurophysilogy
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center-Sleep Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishna has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishna's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishna to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Krishna's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I saw this lady 3 years ago. She saw me in office for 5 min. and doesn't listeneed to you. She said I wasn't having seizures & that I needed to see a psychiatrist. Lol, wow, I should sue her now for misdiagnosing me & sending me on my way to a psychiatrist I never went to. I found another...more
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I didn't have the best experience with Dr. Krishna. I suffer from monthly migraines for a duration of about a week. I saw Dr. Krishna for a total of 4 times and never found a solution for my migraines. Whenever I suggested what I thought would work, she always shot down my ideas. On my final...more
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Dr Krishna was the first doctor I've had that took the time to listen to *all* of my symptoms, quickly ordering tests to evaluate her suspected diagnosis. While tests were being scheduled, she provided medications & suggestions for behavior changes to alleviate my symptoms, both of which provided...more
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Politely listened to my symptoms but didn't seem very concerned or interested in testing, treating, or doing much of anything for me besides prescribing a week's worth of sleep medication... Insisted there's nothing wrong with me; I was just depressed (no) and instructed me to become a contributing...more
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My mother has Alzheimer's, and I brought her to this doctor because her regular doctor, who was wonderful, left the practice. I was very, very disappointed with Dr. Krishna. She talks but doesn't listen. At all. She doesn't respond to family questions or concerns. At all. I would never bring my...more
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