Dr. Sivakumar S Jaikumar MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Sivakumar Jaikumar is a neurosurgeon in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Jaikumar accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at University of North Carolina Hospitals who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of North Carolina Hospitals
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–1997

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1997–1999

Stanford University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2000–2002

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 9 years in Neurological Surgery

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Microsurgical anatomy of the superior and recurrent laryngeal nerves.
Monfared, A., Kim, D., Jaikumar, S., Gorti, G., Kam, A.

Secondary partial empty sella syndrome in an elite bodybuilder.
Dickerman, R. D., Jaikumar, S.

The hiccup reflex arc and persistent hiccups with high-dose anabolic steroids: is the brainstem the steroid-responsive locus?
Dickerman, R. D., Jaikumar, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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