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Dr. Samer Ghostine, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (140)
Map Pin Small Encino, CA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Samer Ghostine, MD

Dr. Samer Ghostine, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Encino, CA. They graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Riverside Community Hospital and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. Dr. Ghostine, completed a residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center|Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Ghostine an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Ghostine works at UCLA Neurosurgery in Encino, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Cord Injury and Myelomalacia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ghostine's Office Locations

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    UCLA Neurosurgery
    15503 Ventura Blvd Ste 240, Encino, CA 91436 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 319-3475
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • Riverside Community Hospital
  • UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Spinal Cord Injury
Myelomalacia
Spinal Stenosis

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Spinal Cord Injury
Myelomalacia
Spinal Stenosis
Back Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Neurostimulation
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Bone Cancer
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Epilepsy
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Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
Kyphosis
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Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Plexopathy
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Malignant Schwannoma
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteoarthritis
Pinched Nerve in Back
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Osteophyte
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Brain Surgery
Complex Spine Surgery
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Laminoplasty
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulator Implant
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Dean Health Plan, Inc.
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    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Inland Empire Health Plan
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    4.9
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    Based on 140 ratings
    Patient Ratings (140)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
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    About Dr. Samer Ghostine, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic and French
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1316150600
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Loma Linda University Medical Center|Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Samer Ghostine, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ghostine is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ghostine has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ghostine works at UCLA Neurosurgery in Encino, CA. View the full address on Dr. Ghostine’s profile.

    Dr. Ghostine has seen patients for Spinal Cord Injury and Myelomalacia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ghostine on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    140 patients have reviewed Dr. Ghostine. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ghostine.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ghostine, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ghostine appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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