Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD

Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of Chicago Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery.

351 Rolling Oaks Dr Ste 204

Thousand Oaks, CA 91361

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Traumatic Brain Injury
more than 44% of peers
more than 44% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 37% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kessey "Dr. Kessey believes there are many aspects to providing top-notch medical care. Most important to him is considering a patient's individual needs and values while creating a treatment plan and offering options to patients. For that reason, the mission of Center for Neuroscience is to partner with you to create your ideal treatment plan, offering you choices that embrace the latest technology and proven treatments."


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • Wittenberg University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University of Chicago Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cedar-Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kessey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kessey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kessey to family and friends
based on 34 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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Dr. Kessey's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Simi Valley, CA
I highly recommend Dr. Kessey. He successfully removed a tumor from my brain and masterfully closed the wound so the scar is fading nicely. He thoroughly explained the procedure, answered all questions, and aftercare is equally satisfying. Dr. Kessey has excellent 'bedside manners'. He spends...more
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in Newbury Park
Dr. Kessey performed a double cervical discectomy and fusion. He and his staff are outstanding. They take time to listen and are willing to help you through your challenging times. The pre-surgery, surgery, and post-surgery care were all excellent. I strongly recommend him for your neurosurgery...more
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in Moorpark
Dr. Kessey performed serious and complicated spine surgery about 13 months ago. I visited him today to review the xray taken last week which certified that the procedure was successful. I give Dr. K highest marks. If, unhappily, I needed surgery again, in areas where his competency is beyond...more
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in Westlake Village, CA
Dr Kessey provided follow-up care after my emergency room visit for a fractured C-1 vertebra. I was totally won over; first by Teri, who is awesome - for her very responsive, supportive and calming manner, then by the Dr. himself, who's professionalism and expertise are combined with a calm and...more
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in Thousand Oaks, CA
Dr. Kessey is a fine surgeon and person. I am very satisfied with his work. His receptionist, Teri, is wonderful to work with. Highly recommended.
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