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Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (9)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients
21 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 21 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Baylor University and is affiliated with St. Luke's Health-Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Viswanathan an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Viswanathan works at Practice in Houston, TX. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Viswanathan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    7200 Cambridge St Ste 9, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 798-4696
  2. 2
    Office
    6620 Main St Ste 1350, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 798-4696
  3. 3
    Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center
    7200 Cambridge St, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 798-2500
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
  4. 4
    Ut MD Anderson Cancer Center
    1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 792-2121

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  • St. Luke's Health-Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

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    About Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 21 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1699917047
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Baylor University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Ashwin Viswanathan, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Viswanathan is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Viswanathan works at Practice in Houston, TX. View the full address on Dr. Viswanathan’s profile.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Viswanathan. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Viswanathan.

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