Dr. Igor Fineman, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 46

630 S Raymond Ave Suite 301
Pasadena, CA 91105
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Dr. Fineman's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Our approach to neurosurgical care is based on partnering with patients and their familities to determine the safest and most effective means of treatment. All available non-surgical and surgical therapeutic modalities are considered. The highest premium is always placed on the individual's quality of life. We take pride in associating with top physicians in the region in their respective fields. While we have the latest technology at our disposal, technology is never utilized for its own sake. We consider establishment of trust and rapport with patients paramount to the ultimate success of any therapy. We continue to advance the fascinating field of neuroscience through basic and clinical research.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Background Check for Dr. Fineman

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.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society
  • UCLA Brain Injury Research Program Young Investigator Award
  • UCLA Alumni Scholar Achievement Award (4 times)
  • American Heart Association Student Research Award
  • UCLA Medical Center Student Volunteer Scholarship Award
  • Western Student Medical Research Forum Presentation Award
  • Hypoxic insult to the retina
  • Nural prosthetics
  • Tumors and myelopathy
  • 45-CA++ autoradigraphic study
  • Spatial Selectivity
  • Proximal tubule cells
  • macaque intraparietal sulcus
  • Repair of small cerebrospinal fluid leaks
  • Neocortical plasticity
  • Kynurenic acid
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Education & Training

Medical School

David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
Graduated in 1994

Internship Hospital

UCLA Medical Center
Complete in 1995

Residency Hospital

UCLA Medical Center
Complete in 1999

Fellowship Hospital

UCLA Medical Center
Complete in 2000

Undergraduate Schools

UCLA School Of Engineering & Applied Science
Graduated in 1990

Other Education

UCLA Medical School, Division Of Neurosurgery, Chief Resident
Complete in 2000
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Fineman & Staff

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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