Dr. Cary Alberstone, MD

Dr. Cary Alberstone, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(30)

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Dr. Cary Alberstone, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Oxnard, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Cary D. Alberstone, M.D., F.A.C.S.

1700 N Rose Ave Ste 250

Oxnard, CA 93030
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Health Net of California
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

Background Check

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. Alberstone's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alberstone treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Alberstone treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alberstone treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Alberstone treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alberstone treats Spine Disorders more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Alberstone treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide the highest level of compassionate and conservative care of spine and brain conditions that always puts the interests of the patient first. My philosophy is in a word is that "the secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient."

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    University NM
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1999
    University of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Duke University
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Albany Medical College
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1984
    University of California at Riverside
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alberstone's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alberstone

4.3

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(24)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Alberstone's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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March 6, 2017, I had a “L4,5 laminectomy” that Dr. Alberstone performed at Saint John’s Regional Medical Center. The persistent lower back pain and numbness down the buttocks to the knees were completely gone the first day after surgery. Dr. Alberstone is a knowledgeable, skilled, and...Read More
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My mother's back surgery was a success. Dr. Alberstone did a great job.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Alberstone since 2010, initially being treated following an accident. Dr. Alberstone was very thorough and put me at ease during a difficult period. I have followed up with him regarding my spine issues. Dr. Alberstone isn't kind, friendly and LISTENS to all of my...Read More
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I was scared to death and the doctors no nonsense, straight forward approach, was very reassuring and he performed beyond my expectations. I've only had one experience in having surgery and I hope I never will have to again. This experience was as good as a traumatic event could be. Thank you Dr....Read More
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Dr. Albertstone and his staff are amazing! From the moment you walk into the office you are greeted with a warm welcome. Rocio and Susie are the front desk staff members and they are so kind and patient. They helped me get accuainted with the process of scheduling and referring with other Doctors...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
WellPoint

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