Dr. Venkatachalam Veerappan, MD

Dr. Venkatachalam Veerappan, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Venkatachalam Veerappan, MD is a neurology specialist in Las Vegas, NV. He specializes in neurology.

Desert Neurology

2020 Wellness Way Ste 202

Las Vegas, NV 89106
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Veerappan'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

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

82  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Madras Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Med College Of Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Veerappan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Veerappan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Veerappan to family and friends
34 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Veerappan'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 (14)

I've been coming to this office for 3 yrs. Never have they been on time or even less than an hour late. As I sit here now I have been told 4 times that my appointment was not at the time I had put in my calendar. Everytime I am here there is at least 2 people who are being told that their...more
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PHYSICIAN = 5 STARS, STAFF = 0 STARS. I've reviewed the other reviews on this site and totally agree that the doctor himself is ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL and really knows his specialty. He treated my father for seizures and neuropathy for about 8 years and we have no complaints, except for the office...more
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I gave this doctor one star because I couldn't give it zero stars, I think the doctor knows his stuff but his office is run so badly and it has to come from the top. I had never experienced such outright rudeness and incompetency before. It is very hard to get someone to answer the phone and...more
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Dr. Veerappan is a great Doctor. However his staff is incomptent and impossible to work with.
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saw doctor in hospital and was given very little information. When I was released from the hospital after 5 phone calls to make a follow up appt and no return call -(which he had advised)- and no call back I gave up on his nonsense
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