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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 48

351 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 204
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
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Hospital Quality

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Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 West Janss Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Center for Neuroscience
Kofi Kessey, MD, PhD, Inc
351 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 204
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
2876 Sycamore Dr Ste 305
Simi Valley, CA 93065
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    Dr. Kessey's Experience

    Dr. Kessey's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
    • Critical Care Neurosurgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Neurological Trauma Surgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Craniotomy
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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    • Brain Tumor
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    Background Check for Dr. Kessey

    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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Chicago Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    Emory University
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Cedar-Sinai Medical Center
    Complete in 2009

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wittenberg University
    Graduated in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kessey & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kessey's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center

    • Simi Valley Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kessey

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessey to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
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    24 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 21 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Kessey
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    24 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kessey accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Health Net
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    The Center for Neuroscience
    Kofi Kessey, MD, PhD, Inc
    351 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 204
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
    (805) 379-3368 (Office)
    (805) 379-3360 (Fax)
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    2876 Sycamore Dr Ste 305
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 379-3368 (Office)
    (805) 379-3360 (Fax)
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