Dr. Andrew Fox, MD

Dr. Andrew Fox, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Andrew Fox, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1998 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5525 Etiwanda Ave Ste 224

Tarzana, CA 91356

Contact Information

(818) 344-4803

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Neuroplasty
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
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19  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

Background Check

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.

Education

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Brookdale U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fox's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fox

4.1

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
71.875%
(23)
4 Stars
6.25%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.25%
(2)
1 Star
15.625%
(5)

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Dr. Fox is one of the best doctors that I have had in my entire life he performed my second laminectomy at L5 -S1 and I walked out of the hospital the same day with out pain I would highly recommend him for anyone
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Tamara R in Sacramento , CA – Aug 16, 2018
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If you want Honesty and Integrity visit Dr. Fox for your spinal problems. I spent 6 months doing everything possible to get rid of my back problems. I spent numerous hours looking on the internet etc. for the best doctor. Many doctors were willing to get people into the hospital in as few as 2...Read More
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Tom LaMantia in Simi Valley – Jul 12, 2018
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Dr Fox inspires confidence! After the disc in my neck herniated (C7/T1), I experienced daily debilitating pain and progressive weakness of my arm and hand. I was desperate for help, especially as the weeks marched on with no improvement. After asking for a second opinion, I met Dr Fox. I had the...Read More
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Michelle Hanson – May 15, 2018
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Dr. Fox is extremely patient, kind and an extraordinarily gifted doctor and surgeon. Immediately upon meeting him, he came up with a plan to resolve the issues I had with dislocated vertebrae. He performed an ACDF procedure on me in January of 2018. Thanks to his quick action and health plan, I am...Read More
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Maria in Rivera – May 10, 2018
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After seeing numerous "specialists" over the course of a year and a half, with opinions ranging wildly, Dr. Fox immediately identified the problem and cured my 83 old mother of her chronic leg pain. He is experienced, kind and a skillful surgeon, and it is because of him that my mom has a new...Read More
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Jeff – Mar 28, 2018
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