Dr. Jerome Litvinoff, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 74

6655 Alvarado Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
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Dr. Litvinoff's Experience

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Dr. Litvinoff's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Dr. Litvinoff Performs

Conditions Dr. Litvinoff Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
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Hospital Quality

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Paradise Valley Hospital
2400 E 4th St
National City, CA 91950

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ALVARADO HOSPITAL
ALVARADO HOSPITAL
6655 Alvarado Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
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    Dr. Litvinoff's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Fusion
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Litvinoff

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    State University of New York At Buffalo
    Graduated in 1965

    Internship Hospital

    Kings County Hospital Center

    Residency Hospital

    Bellevue Hospital Center
    St Vincents Hosp Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Litvinoff & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Litvinoff's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Office Locations

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    ALVARADO HOSPITAL
    6655 Alvarado Rd
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619) 287-3270 (Office)
    (619) 229-3273 (Fax)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Litvinoff
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
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    18 – 24 years old
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