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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Vives is Good. Dr. Vives has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.2
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Vives, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injuries
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Stereotaxic Techniques
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Vives graduated from Yale University, New Haven.


Dr. Vives has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • William W Backus Hospital 
  • St Vincent's Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth Patrick Vives MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kenneth P. Vives practice?
Dr. Kenneth Vives has 3 office locations.
Dr. Kenneth Vives practices Neurological Surgery near West Haven, CT.
Additional practice locations include: Norwich, CT and New Haven, CT.
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