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Dr. Sanjeevi Tivakaran, MD

Neurology*
4.5 (72)
Map Pin Small Bossier City, LA
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Sanjeevi Tivakaran, MD

Dr. Sanjeevi Tivakaran, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Bossier City, LA. They specialize in Neurology, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from DR M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY / MADRAS MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with WK Bossier Health Center. Dr. Tivakaran, completed a residency at Penn State University College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Tivakaran an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Tivakaran works at WK Neurology Clinic in Bossier City, LA. They frequently treat conditions like All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Ataxia and Dementia 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. Tivakaran's Office Locations

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    WK Neurology Clinic
    2400 Hospital Dr Ste 310, Bossier City, LA 71111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 212-7430
    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

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  • WK Bossier Health Center

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    • Aetna
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    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1528199023
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Penn State University College of Medicine
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    Residency
    • Penn State University College of Medicine
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    • St. Francis Medical Center/NJ
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    Medical Education
    • DR M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY / MADRAS MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology and Sleep Medicine
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    Dr. Sanjeevi Tivakaran, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Tivakaran is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Tivakaran has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Tivakaran works at WK Neurology Clinic in Bossier City, LA. View the full address on Dr. Tivakaran’s profile.

    Dr. Tivakaran has seen patients for All Headaches (incl. Migraine), Ataxia and Dementia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Tivakaran on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    72 patients have reviewed Dr. Tivakaran. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tivakaran.

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