Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO

Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Elijah Wogu, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery and family medicine.

620 California Blvd Ste J

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

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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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. 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:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • 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. He specializes in neurosurgery and family medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Awards

Dr. Wogu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wogu

2.7

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
37.5%
(9)
4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
54.166666666666664%
(13)

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Horrible doctor. The morning after my surgery he came to visit me and couldn’t remember what surgery he performed on me. Horrible bedside manner. Called me a liar when I told him I was still in pain after a follow up visit from my surgery. And two years later, I am now going to need another...Read More
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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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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Maryland POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
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