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 40 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

Contact Information

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:

Aneurysm
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
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
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 Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ivar Szper, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 40 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
    1980
  • 1978
    Hospital Foch
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1974
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1973

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Dr. Szper's Reviews

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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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