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Dr. Krishanthan Vigneswaran, MD

Neurosurgery*
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients
12 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Krishanthan Vigneswaran, MD

Dr. Krishanthan Vigneswaran, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 12 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital, Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. Dr. Vigneswaran, completed a residency at Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Vigneswaran works at UTHealth Houston Neuosciences - Memorial City in Houston, TX with other offices in Sugar Land, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Low Back Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Vigneswaran's Office Locations

  1. 1
    UTHealth Houston Neuosciences - Memorial City
    929 Gessner Rd Ste 2410, Houston, TX 77024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 486-7720
    Monday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 16:30
  2. 2
    UTHealth Houston Neurosciences - Southwest
    7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 840, Houston, TX 77074 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 486-8080
    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
    Saturday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Sunday
    08:00 - 17:00
  3. 3
    UTHealth Houston Neurosciences - Sugar Land
    17520 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 450, Sugar Land, TX 77479 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 486-7800
    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
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center
  • Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Hydrocephalus
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Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Low Back Pain
Hydrocephalus
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Back Pain
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Communicating Hydrocephalus
Compressed Spinal Cord
Epilepsy
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Glioblastoma
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Meningiomas
Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
Myelitis
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Myelomalacia
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Permanent Vegetative State
Persistent Vegetative State
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Lesions
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Upper Back Pain
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc Surgery
Microdiscectomy
Microvascular Decompression
Peripheral Nerve Block
Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spine Fracture Treatment
Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) Surgery
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    About Dr. Krishanthan Vigneswaran, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 12 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1437418746
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Emory University School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Vanderbilit University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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