Dr. Ivar Szper, MD

Dr. Ivar Szper, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Ivar Szper, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Toledo College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 240

Long Beach, CA 90806

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Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Szper's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subdural Hemorrhage
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szper treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Szper treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Meningiomas
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szper treats Meningiomas more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Szper treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Traumatic Brain Injury
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szper treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Szper treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Szper's conditions and procedures:

  • 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
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ivar Szper, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Toledo College Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1980
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1978
Hospital Foch
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
1978
1974
1973

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

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Thanks you have given me my life back. I am elated with the results of the surgery
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I am so thankful for Dr. Szper and his expertise! I had hurt my back awhile back and saw many specialists. As soon as I visited Dr. Szper he knew my problem on my first visit and told me surgery will be needed! I had surgery about 5 weeks ago and the pain is gone! Staff is very attentive and very...Read More
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Z best doctor I have ever had.
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