Dr. Dragan Dimitrov, MD

Dr. Dragan Dimitrov, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Dragan Dimitrov, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

12 Upper Ragsdale Dr # A

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 648-7200

Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Dimitrov's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dimitrov treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Dimitrov treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dimitrov treats Spinal Stenosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dimitrov treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dimitrov treats Spine Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dimitrov treats this condition more than 96% 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

Dr. Dimitrov's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dragan Dimitrov, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Washington University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1996
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996

Awards

Dr. Dimitrov's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dimitrov

4.1

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Dr Dimitrov knows what he's doing; he has a very good reputation in the area that's well deserved. He did a craniotomy on me to get rid of hematomas pressing against the brain and that surgery was a complete success. I definitely would and do recommend him to my friends
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I had severe stenosis of my lumbar vertebra. After several years of research and trying other options I asked Dr. Dimitrov to open the canals in my l3 l4 vertebra so my spinal cord was not longer pinched. The surgery worked well and I'm starting to see my leg strength come back. Dr. Dimitrov...Read More
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I had a very unpleasant experience with this DR. He basically told me that everything Doctors had told me for decades was not true. He belittled me and acted as if nothing I told him was true. He disagreed with the other Surgeon in the office in front of me. His Radiologist assistant was also...Read More
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Excellent, dedicated, committed to do the best thing possible to resolve your back issues! I would highly recommend Dr. Dimitrov for kyphoplasty surgery. My L1 vertebra had a compression fracture of 50%, my pain was 24/7 and was disabled to a great degree. Dr. Dimitrov is a miracle surgeon who in...Read More
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Dr. Dimitrov did my back surgery two years ago. I had instant relief from pain. This was my second back surgery (first one was done by another doctor) and was done correctly. I have been pain free and living a good life since my surgery with Dr. Dimitrov. Would I recommend him? YES! I already...Read More
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