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Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan, MD
Neurological Surgeon, Surgeon
10 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (34)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan, Neurological Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Thaiyananthan has been reviewed by 96 patients who have provided 34 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Herniated Disc
  • Neurosurgery
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Stem Cell Transplant

Education & Awards

Dr. Thaiyananthan graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Inland Empire
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Thaiyananthan has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Anaheim Memorial Medical Center 
  • Fountain Valley Regional Hospital & Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 10 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan practice?
Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan has 3 office locations.
Dr. Gowriharan Thaiyananthan practices Neurological Surgery and Surgery near Newport Beach, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Orange, CA and Pomona, CA.
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