Dr. George Rappard, MD

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Dr. George Rappard, MD

Interventional Neuroradiology | Male

Los Angeles Minimally Invasive Spine Institute 6200 Wilshire Blvd Ste 806, Los Angeles, CA 90048 Get Directions

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      3.8 based on 16 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Rappard's Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Interventional Neuroradiology
      • Interventional Spine Medicine
      • Neurological Spine Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Diagnostic Radiology
      • Neuroradiology

      Conditions Treated

      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Aneurysm
      • Arthritis
      • Back Pain
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Epilepsy
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Meningiomas
      • Myelopathy
      • Neurological Injuries
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Post-Concussion Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Stroke
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertebral Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
      • Brain Surgery
      • Carotid Ultrasound
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Cervical Spine Surgery
      • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
      • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
      • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
      • Lower Spine Surgery
      • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Lumbar Spine Surgery
      • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Neck Surgery
      • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
      • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
      • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Decompression
      • Spinal Discectomy
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Injections
      • Spinal Instrumentation Procedures
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Spinal Spacer Procedure
      • Spine Fracture Treatment
      • Spine Surgery
      • Stem Cell Transplant
      • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
      • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
      • X Stop® Interspinous Process Decompression System

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 1
        Sanction

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        • Unprofessional Conduct  (12/18/2014)
        • Action Taken: Reprimand
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        • State: California
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      Education

      • Medical School
        George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences

        Graduated in 1996

      • Internship Hospital
        Med College Of Georgia

        Completed in 1997

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery

        Completed in 2001

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Tex Sw

        Completed in 2002

        University Of Tx Sw

        Completed in 2004

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of California At Los Angeles

        Graduated in 1992

      • Other Education
        California Spine Institute

        Completed in 2009

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors

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      • Media & Publications
        • Without Losing Time, 2005
        • First Brain Stent in California, 2006
        • First Brain Stent in CA, 2006

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese, Cantonese
      • Chinese, Mandarin
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Interventional Neuroradiology
      • Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • Sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Rappard's Office & Staff

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      16 – 30 minutes

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      Dr. Rappard's Care Philosophy

      The Los Angeles Minimally Invasive Spine Institute provides state of the art therapies for those with spinal neck and back pain. Since our procedures are less invasive, we can deliver care in an outpatient environment, reducing costs and getting patients back to pain free living sooner.