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Venu M. Nemani, MD, PhD
Neurosurgery
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. Nemani specializes in complex adult and pediatric spinal surgery, scoliosis and reconstructive surgery, spinal tumor resection and reconstruction. Routine spinal degenerative conditions

Curriculum Vitae
Venu  M. Nemani, MD, PhD

Personal Information

Dr. Nemani enjoys spending time with family, running and travel.

Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery
Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Professional Achievements
Education

MD, University of California, San Francisco, 2010
PhD, University of California, San Francisco, 2008

Residency

Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, 2015

Fellowships

Keio Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan, 2014
Muruyama Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan, 2014
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, 2016
Columbia University, Allen Spine Hospital, New York, 2016

Professional Activities and Awards

Scoliosis Research Society
Cervical Spine Research Society
Alpha Omega Alpha
Thomas P. Sculco Award, Hospital for Special Surgery

Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
Absolutely dr. took plenty of time with us - never felt rushed & explained everything in simple terms.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
We absolutely love *Dr. Nemani very professional, very personal & very knowledgeable. We always leave pleased with his care & thorough explanation of our questions & concerns.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
*Dr. Nemani was an outstanding example of what a dr. should be, he made me feel like I was his only concern. He told me everything that was going to happen & why, and answered all my questions with words I could understand.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
He would not take my experience with my own body as anything. My history in what my body does wasn't listened to.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Best experience I've had with a virtual visit!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Impressive!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Very please with the care I received and concern I had.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
I brought my NP with me, we were both so impressed with the doctor and how he explained everything.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
*Dr. Nemani was very hospitable.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Excellent doctor!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Doctor was kind, caring & very informative.
Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr. spoke on "other" issues than what I came to address. Then "_____ me down" when I tried to tell him why I was there. He brushed me off, and cont'd w/_____ diagnosis! I left crying, confused and angry!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
This doctor was very professional, yet personable, understanding & went out of his way to get me to a solution that didn't just _____ my physical issue but aided all my concerns.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
Beyond expectations.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
*Dr. Nemani was very friendly, courteous, and understanding. If I lived closer I would call him my dr.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
First and foremost, *Dr. Nemani is a teacher and patiently explains medical issues in laymen's terms.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
*Dr. Nemani was awesome.