Dr. Clifford Douglas, MD

Dr. Clifford Douglas, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Clifford Douglas, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Riverside Neurosurgical Associates

4500 Brockton Ave Ste 201

Riverside, CA 92501
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Douglas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 83% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Douglas's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

77  Conditions Treated

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22  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.


  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Loma Linda University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Douglas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Douglas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Douglas to family and friends
47 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Douglas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Douglas did surgery on my back in 1995 or 96. What an incredible doctor and man. My back has been great for over 20 yrs. Would recommend him to anyone!!
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I found Dr. C. Douglas to be an extremely professional highly proficient Neurosurgeon. He has a very kind, infectious personality and listens intently to your concerns. In my particular case, I had a very severe back condition that persisted and became progressively worst over a 20 year period. ...more
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I was referred to Dr Douglas by my neurologist,, At my first appt he was friendly, personable and took me step by step through my MRI films . I had my surgery 2 weeks ago and I feel fantastic! The morning of my surgery i had 2 separate nurses tell me that he is the best and that other physicians...more
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Dr Douglas did a back surgery on me. I was in worse pain after & had the surgery redone at USC. After dr Douglas did my surgery I had to resign my job due to the pain. Because of the corrected surgery I know can travel the world.
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Dr Douglas put my mind at ease with his bedside manner. He is the best doctor I have ever seen. He was positive and reassuring. Not the typical doctor that won't even make eye contact with you and has zero compassion. Then gives the standard "no guarantees" speech. I have Every single doctor in...more
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