Dr. Barry Ceverha, MD

Dr. Barry Ceverha, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Barry Ceverha, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

3828 Schaufele Ave Ste 200

Long Beach, CA 90808

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
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more than 80% of peers
Myelopathy
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more than 65% of peers
Brain Surgery
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more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Ceverha's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ceverha "Growing up in northern California, Dr. Ceverha did his undergraduate work at the University of California at Berkeley prior to attending medical school at the University of Southern California (USC). Dr. Ceverha was selected as the supervisor for neurological surgery residents during his last year in the residency program. Upon completing his medical training, he started his own busy practice in Long Beach in 1980, however he continued to share his time as a clinical instructor at LA County/USC Medical Center through 2002. Throughout the years, Dr. Ceverha has written numerous articles and held several positions at Long Beach Memorial. Since 2012 he has held the position of Medical Director of the Neuro Intensive Care Unit at Long Beach Memorial. Dr. Ceverha belongs to several medical societies and last year became a Certified Medical Board Review Expert for the Medical Board of California. His high standard of care has earned him numerous awards and recognitions such as the Patient's Choice Award, US News and World Report – Top 10% of US NeuroSurgeons for the sixth year in a row, Compassionate Doctor, and Best Doctors among others. Over the years, Dr. Ceverha has volunteered as coach for his children's little league teams. He is an avid fan of the San Francisco Giants baseball team."

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

49  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

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

  • University Of California Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University of California Los Angeles County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University of California Los Angeles County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ceverha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ceverha's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ceverha to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
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Dr. Ceverha's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Three surgeries all after exhausting other means of relief. Dr. Ceverha has an outstanding, caring staff led by Nurse practitioner Bob Salsameda and administrator Irma Robles. His surgical skills are reported to be unparalleled as I can attest. Both Barry and Bob are such wonderful people, I feel...more
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An extraordinary neurosurgeon. His timely surgical intervention saved me from a dire development of dismal symptoms that would have ultimately shorten my life. His and his staff's ongoing monitoring of my condition has resulted in my enjoying a normal and productive life. Dr. Ceverha's...more
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Dr. Ceverha made a diagnosis that many other physicians missed. Not only is he brilliant, but he is very compassionate as others have noted. He saved me from having surgery that would have left me more disabled than I currently am and for this I am so very grateful.
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Dr. Ceverha and staff are amazingly compassionate, knowledgeable, and skilled. A fantastic doctor that makes you feel truly cared for. I would recommend him 100%.
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