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Dr. Vivek Deshmukh, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Deshmukh

Dr. Vivek Deshmukh, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(503) 935-8501

Dr. Deshmukh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthSmart
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Providence Health Plans
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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. Deshmukh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshmukh treats Brain Aneurysm more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Deshmukh treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshmukh treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Deshmukh treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deshmukh treats Aneurysm more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Deshmukh treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Deshmukh's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Deshmukh is the Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery at Providence Brain and Spine Institute. Dr. Deshmukh received his Doctorate of Medicine with Highest Honors from the University of Florida in 1998 and was president of his medical schoo...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Barrow Neurological Institute
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Barrow Neurological Institute
Residency Hospital
1999
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Internship Hospital
1998
University Of Florida
Medical School
1994
University Of Florida
Undergraduate School
2006
2005
1999
1998
1994

Awards

Dr. Deshmukh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Deshmukh

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(11)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
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After months of pain, finally had to go to the ER for an MRI because my PCP didn't believe me. Dr. Deshmukh reviewed the MRI and got me in almost immediately. Once in, he scheduled surgery for the next day. Amazing. Highly recommend him.
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This doctor is wonderful. I spent almost 3 years seeing various doctors due to back and leg pain. My chiropractor said after seeing my MRI I should contact a Neurosurgeon. Dr Deshmukh gave me some non addictive pain pills which helped reduce the pain some and explained all of my options. I ended...Read More
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Someone else described Dr. Deshmukh as the best doctor at the most critical of times. I 100% agree with this statement. Let me put it this way, in the last few years I've dealt with a case of golfer's elbow and brain surgery to remove a CVM. If I somehow had to repeat one of those situations and...Read More
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He did an outstanding job with my neck surgery. Very impressive knowledge and skills. He would be my first pick in the Portland area.
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The very best Dr. at the most critical of times. Above and far beyond all hope and expectations. Almost 8 years later my wife is still doing well due to the skill, expertise and caring of this most excellent of doctors. My enduring appreciation.
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