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Dr. Yashar Kalani, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

Dr. Kalani

Dr. Yashar Kalani, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Stanford University and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

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(434) 924-2735

Dr. Kalani accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Kalani's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebral Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalani treats Cerebral Hemorrhage more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage With Amyloidosis, Hereditary, Dutch Type
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Cranial Trauma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalani treats Cranial Trauma more than 95% of his peers

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

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalani performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kalani performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kalani's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Aneurysm Embolization
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brainstem Strokes
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally-Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuro Endovascular Surgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me


"Yashar Kalani, MD, PhD joined the faculty of the Departments of Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Neuroscience at UVA in 2017. Dr. Kalani is fellowship trained in cerebrovascular, skull base and endovascular surgery. As a neurosurgeon dual-trained...


  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology


Stanford University
Medical School
Barrow Neurological Institute
Fellowship Hospital
Barrow Neurological Institute
Residency Hospital
Undergraduate School

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What People Say About Dr. Yashar Kalani, MD
Outstanding, awesome job. I am here today 1st to almighty GOD, Dr Kalani & my wife/daughter who stayed by my side. And the hundreds of prayers that went up. Thank everybody. Kalani is awesome is all I will end with.
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