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Dr. Yevgeniy Khavkin, MD

Dr. Yevgeniy Khavkin, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 45


Dr. Yevgeniy Khavkin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(702) 703-6836

Dr. Khavkin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
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. Khavkin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavkin performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Khavkin performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavkin treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Khavkin treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Khavkin treats Spine Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Khavkin treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Khavkin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Tumor
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • 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
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • 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
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Patient outcome is my number one priority. I have experienced staff who have worked with me for years and work with me to inform the patients as well as make them feel comfortable.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
John Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
University Of New Mexico Hospital
Residency Hospital
1999
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1998
University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Medical School
1994
Moscow Medical Academy
Undergraduate School
2006
2003
1999
1998
1994

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Khavkin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Khavkin

4.1

Based on 79 reviews

5 Stars
73.41772151898734%
(58)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.063291139240507%
(4)
2 Stars
2.5316455696202533%
(2)
1 Star
18.9873417721519%
(15)

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I walked into surgery and I came out paralyzed. Dr Khavkin destroyed my life! No more walking or riding my bike. Neurosurgeon told me today that damage he did to my spine is permanent! Also found out he has ruined the lives of many other patients.
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Dr Khavkin correctly diagnosed my husband's issue after a hospitalization and more than six months of treatment by other doctors. While my husband's congenital condition is extremely rare, Dr. Khavkin operated and successfully removed a fistula located within and around my husband's spine. We...Read More
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Dr. Khavkin saved my mother's life. She diagnosed with the posterior meningioma (brain tumor) that was located in a very dangerous spot. Dr. Khavkin immediately scheduled the surgery and was able to operate on her within a short time constraint. His bedside manner and caring attitude put us at ease...Read More
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Within 60 days of meeting Dr K (and providing 3-yrs of history) I had a lumbar fusion of L3-L5, associated facetectomies, laminectomies, forminotomies, and 2-diskectomies and replacements. After 2-years on walkers and canes I was able to stand fully upright on the evening of my surgery. My reliance...Read More
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I recently had a lumbar fusion, L4,5, and S1. Dr. Takagi fixed me! I put this surgery off for a decade because I was afraid and now I wish I would have done it so much sooner. The staff is also very kind and organized. I couldn’t be happier!
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