Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 48

351 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 204
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361
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Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
215 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Simi Valley Hospital
2975 Sycamore Dr
Simi Valley, CA 93065

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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
    • Acute Care Surgery
    • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
    • Critical Care Neurosurgery
    • Critical Care Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Neurological Trauma Surgery
    • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    • 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 Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thrombosis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    • Vascular Disease
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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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    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

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
    • 27 responses
    • 2 reviews
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    4.7 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Calabasas, CA |

    Dr. Kessey had already reviewed my MRI films prior to my appointment and thoroughly discussed my case with me. I liked the way he covered all bases.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Thousand Oaks, CA |

    Both Dr. Kessey and his assistant Terry were exceptionally good throughout entire process, from phone calls to office visits to pre-surgery to surgery to post-surgery to follow-up. All options were given and thoroughly and understandably explained. Very knowledgeable and very sensitive to guiding patients through what can be a very stressful scary time. Highly recommend.

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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
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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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