Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD

Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Kofi Kessey, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 10 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

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

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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. Kessey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessey treats Brain Disorders more than 70% of his peers

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

Hydrocephalus
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessey treats Hydrocephalus more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Kessey treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kessey treats Spine Disorders more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Kessey treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Kessey's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 missio...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Kessey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kessey

4.8

Based on 37 reviews

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Dr Kessy performed my microdiscectomy in October. He is an excellent doctor. He visited me every day after the surgery making sure to answer all my questions. He conducted himself in a professional and pleasant manner. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. Kessey is fantastic. He is patient, kind, and knowledgeable. He did a great job on my husband's surgery. I would highly recommend him.
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Excellent outcome for spinal fusion and laminectomy surgery. Dr. Kessey explained the procedure in detail and answered all my questions. Post Op treatment was outstanding with both Dr Kessey and Terry being extremely kind.
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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