Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO

Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery and family medicine.

620 California Blvd Ste J

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

(805) 543-9648

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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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. Wogu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wogu treats Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wogu treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wogu treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

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

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wogu treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wogu treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wogu's conditions and procedures:

Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery and family medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School
    2004

Awards

Dr. Wogu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wogu

2.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
39.130434782608695%
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4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
52.17391304347826%
(12)

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Dr Wogu and his staff are wonderful. I had surgery done by a different local surgeon and it was not a good fit. I was referred to Dr Wogu by a friend and I am so grateful. From my first phone call to meeting him in person, I have been treated with care and compassion. Dr Wogu is very...Read More
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This has to be the number one most incompetent Person ( can't call his a doctor) I have ever had to be in the presence of. You as a consumer need to way out the real facts read more reviews and see how much you value you own life. Putting trust in this person is irresponsible and life threatening....Read More
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Good surgeon with odd bedside manner. He isn't the most empathic Dr. You will meet. And his office charged 100 to complete a disability form.
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I am truly blessed to have ended up in the ER when Dr. Wogu was on call. He may have saved my life and he definitely improved my quality of life. I had an emergency multilevel spinal fusion and discectomy of my C6-7spine and now have a new lease on life. The pain I endured for 8 years is gone....Read More
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Did a botch surgery on a patient and then refused to see her asking family to go to other neurosurgeon. Patient is in coma. Incompetent and should not have medical license.
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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