We found 4 providers with an interest in back problems and who accept Medicare near Novato, CA.
Dr. Rishi Wadhwa practices spine surgery and neurosurgery. He has a special interest in spine surgery procedures. He is professionally affiliated with Marin General Hospital, the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center, and Novato Community Hospital. Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wadhwa honors. Dr. Wadhwa is open to new patients. He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. His training includes a residency program at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport. Dr. Wadhwa has received the following distinctions: Cloward Fellowship, AANS/CNS Spine Section; Dr. Dean Echols Award for best scientific research presentation, Louisiana Neurosurgical Society; and AANS Poster: First Place in Trauma-Critical Care section.
Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, spinal trauma, kyphosis, cervical (neck) spine problems, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)
All Interests: Kyphoplasty, Artificial Disc Replacement, Stenosis, Scoliosis, Spinal Fusion, Vertebroplasty, ... (Read more)
Dr. Ruben Kalra, who practices in Pleasant Hill, CA, Walnut Creek, CA, and Novato, CA, is a medical specialist in interventional pain medicine. In his practice, he is particularly interested in pain management. Dr. Kalra is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Western Health Advantage, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital. He has received distinctions including California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Board member and Cross-Campus Pain Management Team for the John Muir Walnut Creek & Concord Hospitals, Chairman. In addition to English, Dr. Kalra (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and Bulgarian. Dr. Kalra's hospital/clinic affiliations include Marin General Hospital, John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, and John Muir Physician Network. He has an open panel.
Relevant Interests: , back pain, lower back problems
All Interests: Electrodiagnostic Testing, Botox Injection, Medication Management, Musculoskeletal Pain, Neck Pain, ... (Read more)
Dr. Ralph Koenker is a specialist in vascular & interventional radiology, neuroradiology, and diagnostic radiology. Dr. Koenker graduated from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Koenker trained at Massachusetts General Hospital. Areas of expertise for Dr. Koenker include minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Koenker takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Western Health Advantage. He is professionally affiliated with Marin General Hospital and Novato Community Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.
Relevant Interests: , spine problems
All Interests: MRI, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Spine Problems, Endovascular Surgery, Stroke, Pain Management, ... (Read more)
Dr. Gina Keelen works as a chiropractor. Dr. Keelen's clinical interests include holistic approaches, surface electromyography, and activator methods. Patient ratings for Dr. Keelen average 5.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Cigna, Aetna, and Self-Pay/Uninsured, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received professional recognition including the following: Clinical Excellence.
Relevant Interests: , spine problems
All Interests: Holistic Approaches, Surface Electromyography, Spine Problems, General Care, Trigger Point Therapy, ... (Read more)