Dr. Alexander Khalessi, MD

Dr. Alexander Khalessi, MD

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Dr. Alexander Khalessi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Khalessi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cerebrovascular Disease
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Dr. Khalessi treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Khalessi treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Brain Disorders
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Dr. Khalessi treats Brain Disorders more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Khalessi treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Cranial Trauma
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Dr. Khalessi treats Cranial Trauma more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Khalessi treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

About Me

Biography

"Alexander A. Khalessi, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon who specializes in cranial and endovascular surgery. He is the vice chairman of clinical affairs in the Department of Neurosurgery, the director of endovascular neurosurgery and surgical d...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

  • 2004
    Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2004

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Dr. Khalessi operated on me in November 2015. He inserted a brain stent for an aneurysm and saved my life. I thank God for him all the time! From the first meeting he put me at ease. He took time to answer questions and to explain what would happen. There are many skilled doctor's out there. But...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Khalessi. In 2014, he performed a craniotomy to clip an unruptured aneurysm. Since 2010, he's been my follow up neurologist for an aneurysm coil in 2009 by a Chicago doctor. Upon finding a second aneurysm on follow up, we first monitored it, then he clipped it. I had complete...Read More
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Dr. Khalessi saved my life! He made my family and I feel comforted in a scary situation.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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