Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD
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Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD


Neurosurgery | Male

One Brain & Spine Center 361 Hospital Rd Ste 224 Newport Beach, CA 92663 Get Directions

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Dr. Ozgur believes in taking the time to listen and talk to patients, making an accurate diagnosis, and offering a minimally invasive approach to spine problems.


Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Newport Beach, CA. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Ozgur is affiliated with Hoag Orthopedic Institute and Hoag Hospital Newport Beach.

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    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (9)
in Laguna Niguel, CA |
I was diagnosed with stenosis of the L4,5 area and am very active in physical activities. My husband and I consulted with Dr. Ozgur and from the moment that he spoke to me after listening to my story, I knew I was in good and capable hands. He explained on a model of the spine what he intended to do and why. The results were immediate and recovery smooth. Our entire experience from the front office to the procedure and post-op, has been delightful and professional. I could not be happier.
in Newport Beach, CA |
Dr. Ozgur is a Rock Star, he gave me my life back. I had Anterior Spinal Fusion (went in from front) and a Laminectomy (went in from back). Don't screw around with your spine you only have 1. I was basically pain free about 5 weeks out. His demeanor is very professional, his staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Ozgur. For an extremely busy Doc he never made me feel rushed and made sure I completely understood exactly what was going on.
in Indio, CA |
Dr. Ozgur is an amazing doctor. He answers all of your questions in a personable manor that is easy to understand while providing all of the details about your specific surgery. He explains why he chooses a certain method, how is he going achieve it, and the successes he has seen from his patients. He is confident with his results all the while being honest that every surgery has risks. Without him I would not be able to an active 27 y.o. living life to the fullest.
in Westminster, CA |
Thank you so much for your kindness and also for being so quick and willing to explain the steps leading to my surgery. This was the quickest recovery I have ever experienced. Erin and Lisa were very helpful through this process. I would recommend Dr. Ozgur & staff to anyone needing spinal surgery. Your thankful patient, Marta Wright
in Newport Beach, CA |
I was diagnosed with stenosis of The L4 L5 area in my spine w/ cyst. I am in my late 50s, physically active and was experiencing pain throughout the right leg only. I consulted with 2 Dr's. but Dr. Ozgur asked me extensive questions and showed me on a model of a spine what he intended to do and why. Instead of spinal fusion, Dr. Ozgur recommended minimally invasive laminotomy. Results were great. 2 months later I am back to a normal activity schedule including workouts. I highly recommend him.
in Menlo Park, CA |
He is amazing and I could not recommend anyone more strongly. I broke my C4,5,6 in a horse accident and was told by every doctor that I was referred to by my insurance provider that I would remain paralyzed and in a wheelchair for the rest of my life and there was nothing that could ne done. I knew I had to find a doctor within 9 days. He cleared his schedule and on the 6th day and 9 hours of surgery, Due to Dr. Ozgur's surgical prowess, I am 100% and there is nothing I am restricted from doing.
in Anaheim Hills, CA |
I suffered with cervical related pain for over 7 years. I saw 4 surgeons before choosing Dr. Ozgur. After my first consultation with him I was confident that he was the one. We discussed several options- 2 and 3 level fusions and also artificial discs. I opted for the artificial discs and am thrilled with the outcome. I am totally pain free and have full range of motion. I couldn't be happier!
in Pasadena, CA |
At the age of 46 (I'm now 52) Dr Ozgur performed the surgery fusing two levels of my spine. I was shortly able to return to a high level of physical activity, including weight lifting - my back & leg pain was no longer an issue for me. It has remained so throughout the period following my surgery. Dr. Ozgur was clear in explaining what would be done and how. There was never a point where I was unsure about what was planned.
Irvine, CA |
Dr. Ozgur carefully diagnosed my stenosis and cyst condition and offered me a minimally invasive surgical solution. My double laminectomy combined with the implantation of an interspinous process device resulted in total relief from my near constant leg and hip pain. I found his total professionalism extended to his entire staff. I could not recommend a doctor more highly than I can Dr. Ozgur.
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Dr. Ozgur's Care Philosophy

Dr. Ozgur believes in taking the time to listen and talk to patients, making an accurate diagnosis, and offering a minimally invasive approach to spine problems.

Dr. Ozgur's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Neurosurgery
  •  Board certified in Neurosurgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • multiple

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


  • Medical School
    University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center

    Completed in 2006

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center

    Completed in 2005

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California, Irvine

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Neurosurgery

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery