Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD

Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Burak Ozgur, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University of Vermont / College of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

361 Hospital Rd Ste 224

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Deformities
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ozgur "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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

35  Conditions Treated


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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • 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
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • 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.


  • University Of California, Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Vermont / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • multiple,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ozgur's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ozgur to family and friends
91 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (91)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ozgur's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Ozgur and his team, office staff and Erin his PA, were fabulous. I did have conservative treatment for about 4 years. When I finally decided I interviewed one other neurosurgeon and two orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Ozgur was by far the best out of all. He explained everything in detail, took...more
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In 2016 Dr. Ozgur performed lower back decompression surgery to releave sciatic pain in my right leg. Procedure was minimally evasive and resolved the stenosis..Recovery was better than expexted I was back to routine activities in a matter of days. In 2017, Dr. Ozgur performed similar surgery to...more
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Was told by a prominent West LA spinal clinic that to fix chronic sciatica pain, I would need to have a fusion. I"m very athletic/active, and that just wasn't an option for me. I tried all of the conservative measures to treat the condition prior to seeking surgery, and nothing worked. After my...more
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I could not have asked for a better surgeon for my back surgery than Dr. Ozgur. He was very knowledgeable, kind, patient and put me at ease from day one. He took the time to explain the procedure to me and paiiently answered all my questions. His Physician Assisant, Erin Wood, was always available...more
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Dr. Ozgur has recently performed back surgery on my wife that was very successful, with quick recovery and excellent results; my wife went from extreme pain to pain-free overnight. His calm and courteous demeanor and attentiveness before and after the surgery as well as his surgical skills...more
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