Dr. Gregory Withers, MD

Dr. Gregory Withers, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(20)
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Dr. Gregory Withers, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Arcadia, CA. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

301 W Huntington Dr Ste 407

Arcadia, CA 91007

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
high
more than 87% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
normal
more than 73% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
42

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

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.

Education

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • UCLA Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Usc Med Center Los Angeles Co
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Withers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Withers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Withers to family and friends
3.9
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Withers' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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Dr. Withers is brilliant, kindhearted, loving and caring. Dr. Withers saved my life when I was fifteen years old. He's been beyond good to me the last 20 years as his patient. I am beyond blessed to have had him as my surgeon. Thank you Dr. Withers for giving me a second chance at life.
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in Monrovia, CA |
Dr. Withers has been nothing but amazing taking care of me as a patient. He removed a blood clot from my brain and added plates to my skull for a skull fracture. Every visit was amazing and the service through every step of the way was easy and comforting not to forget the amazing front desk...more
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in Malvern, PA |
Dr. Withers is a very exacting and experienced surgeon. These are critical characteristics in my mind if you need neuro surgery. He cares about his patients and will ensure that they receive the best care possible, not only in his office but in the hospital if surgery is required. I have had two...more
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Pasadena, CA |
Snarky, belittling to women, no bedside manner. I had nightmares about my work with Dr. Withers due to his manner. He was angry that I picked another dr. to do my brain surgery, and when I returned, he talked down to me, lied about my test results, wouldn't let my husband sit with me during the...more
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Dr. Withers accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • LACare

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Hospitals where Dr. Withers has admitting privileges

Methodist Hospital of Southern California
300 Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007
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