Dr. Vikram Talwar, MD

Dr. Vikram Talwar, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Vikram Talwar, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Danville, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 200

Danville, CA 94526

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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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. Talwar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talwar treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Talwar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talwar treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Talwar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talwar treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Talwar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Talwar's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Decompression Therapy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminotomy
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Decompression Therapy
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
Pseudoarthrosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Vascular Disease
Wrist Fracture

About Me

Care Philosophy

Vikram Talwar, M.D. is a fellowship trained and board certified orthopedic spine surgeon specializing in the treatment of spinal conditions in pediatric, adult and elderly patients with an emphasis on the use of minimally invasive techniques. He trea...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
University Of California Davis Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program
Residency Hospital
1999
University Of California Davis Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1998
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
University Of California At Berkeley
Undergraduate School
2005
2004
1999
1998
1993

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Talwar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Talwar

3.6

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
63.1578947368421%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
31.57894736842105%
(6)

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This doctor has the worst attitude of any doctor I have even been treated by. He may be a well rated doctor but he needs to improve his people skills, I would never recommend him. He also advised a procedure for me that was against protocol for my surgery needs.
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Dr. Talwar has been my spine orthopedic surgeon for over 10 years. He is an excellent surgeon and diagnostition. Nine years ago he preformed an Anterior / Posterior fusion of S1 to L3 and greatly relieved my pain and restored much of my lost range of motion. His pre- and post surgical care is one...Read More
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Dr. Talwar is a really good doctor, I was so sorry to see him leave Webster Orthopedic, the neck care currently receive at Webster is terrible, I really miss Dr. Talwar
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