Praveen Prasad, MD

Praveen Prasad, MD

3939 J Street
Sacramento , CA 95869
Office: 916-769-5073
Introduction

Dr. Prasad is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery as well as the American Board of Internal Medicine. He has been in clinical practice of Neurosurgery for over 27 years and is currently Director, Dignity Health Neurosciences Institute and Neurosurgical Director of a Level II Trauma Center.

In his active practice he performs over 175 surgical cases per year encompassing the broad range of neurosurgical conditions including spine and cranial trauma, degenerative spinal conditions like spinal stenosis and disc herniations, cervical spine surgery including disc replacements, intracranial hemorrhages, brain and spine tumors, and chronic pain treatments such as spinal cord stimulation.

He has considerable experience as an expert witness, testifying in court over 12 times in medical malpractice and personal injury cases, offering opinions for both defense and plaintiffs’ counsels. He is available to review records and perform IMEs.


Areas of Expertise
  • Brain Injury
  • Independent Medical Examinations
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pain Management
  • Spine Surgery

References

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