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Specializes in Neurosurgery - Male - Age 54

9350 Campus Point Dr Suite 2A
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dr. Tung's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery, 1995
  • Cerebral-Spinal Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Spinal Deformities
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis

Background Check for Dr. Tung

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Education & Training

Medical School

Dartmouth Medical School
Graduated in 1978

Residency Hospital

L a Co-Usc Med Ctr, Neurological Surgery

Languages Spoken by Dr. Tung & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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