Born in 1954 in a small village near Mumbai, Dr. Vidyadhar S. Chitale was exposed to the rural farm life until he graduated from high school at the age of 14. He has a deep understanding of rural life and has compassion for hard-working people. This understanding and compassion carries over into his medical practice and treatment of his patients and is recognized for it by many.
He attended college in the major metropolis of Mumbai. He then immigrated to the United States where he has been a citizen for the past 30 years. His residency training was completed in New York and Philadelphia. He was also involved in teaching residents the art of neurosurgery from 1986-1993.
Dr. Chitale has been a board certified neurosurgeon for over 27 years and has performed over 10,000 surgical procedures. His major interests are cranial brain tumors and aneurisms, cervical/lumbar disc surgeries, and complex spinal fusions. Dr. Chitale understands the importance of education before a surgical procedure and is dedicated to providing patients with such knowledge when they are given their treatment options. This helps patients feel ease of knowing they are making the right medical decision. Thousands of satisfied patients have benefited greatly from his surgical skills and expertise.
Educational Background & Achievements
Completed Residency & Fellowship in Neurosurgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Founded Premier NeuroSurgical Institute in 2010 and started surgeries at Premier Ambulatory Surgical Center in 2013
Professional Organizations and Hospital Affiliations
Georgia Neurosurgical Society
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Medical Association
Cobb County Medical Society
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Microscope Assisted Microsurgery, Lumbar and Cervical Decompression, Lumbar and Cervical Microdisketomy, Fusions: Lumbar, Thoracic, Cervical, ACDF, ALIF, PLIF, TLIF, XLIF, and C1/C2 Fusions, Kyphoplasty, Trigeminal Nerve Decompression, Brain Tumor Biopsy Resection, Pituitary Tumors, Brain Hemorrhage and Aneurism, Radio Surgery Cyberknife, Spinal Cord Stimulation, Pain Modulation Therapy, Ulnar Nerve Transportation, Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
Practice Affiliations at Cartersville, Wellstar Kennestone, Cobb, and Northside Cherokee Hospitals