Dr. Jerome S. Litvinoff, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 73

6536 Crystalaire Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
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Dr. Litvinoff's Experience

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Dr. Litvinoff's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Litvinoff Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Litvinoff Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
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LITVINOFF, JEROME SAMUEL MD
LITVINOFF, JEROME SAMUEL MD
6536 Crystalaire Dr
San Diego, CA 92120
ALVARADO HOSPITAL
ALVARADO HOSPITAL
6655 Alvarado Rd
San Diego, CA 92120
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    Dr. Litvinoff's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • 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
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • 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.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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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    Office Locations

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    LITVINOFF, JEROME SAMUEL MD
    6536 Crystalaire Dr
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619) 287-4241 (Office)
    (619) 583-8903 (Fax)
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    ALVARADO HOSPITAL
    6655 Alvarado Rd
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (858) 759-4765 (Office)
    (619) 229-3273 (Fax)
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