Dr. Vishal Gala, MD

Dr. Vishal Gala, MD

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Dr. Vishal Gala, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from UNIV OF MI MED SCH in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

125 16th Ave E Fl 3

Seattle, WA 98112

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  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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more than 50% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
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more than 25% of peers
Spine Disorders
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more than 24% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • UNIV OF MI MED SCH
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Gala is one of the best doctors ever! He removed a tumor that was pushing against my mothers spinal cord. The surgery was very successful. We were very worried about the operation but were confident with Dr. Gala's knowledge, experience, and ability. He was very professional and personable. We...Read More
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ALBERTY in Seattle, WA – Sep 21, 2018
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I went In and Saw Dr. Gala after 6 Months of excruciating pain from a disk herniation on L4-L5, every other Dr I had talked with was very skeptic about surgery due to my age (17). Dr. Gala first confirmed with my family what the best decision would be, within 2 weeks I was scheduled for surgery....Read More
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Dakota in Yakima, WA – Aug 12, 2016
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Dr Gala. I don't know if you remember me. It was in the Pidmont hospital Atlanta in 2005. You fixed my back and I'm a very happy 81 year young men. Michelle my daughter and I actually my family we talk about you what a fantastic surgen you are. I didn't have to see a Doctor for back pain since you...Read More
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John Nemeth in Roswell GaNew – Jun 05, 2016
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