Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD

Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD

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Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological skull base surgery.

4510 Executive Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(619) 543-5540

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Schwartz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acoustic Neuroma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwartz treats Acoustic Neuroma more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Ear Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwartz treats Ear Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwartz performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Schwartz's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Acoustic Neuroma Removal (incl. Hearing Preservation Techniques) 
Aneurysm
Auditory Brainstem Implantation
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Hemorrhage
Brain Surgery
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
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chordoma
Complex Skull Base Surgery
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Glioma
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Hemifacial Spasm
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Microvascular Decompression
Myelopathy
Nerve Cancer
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurofibromatosis, Type 2
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Schwannomatosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vestibular Schwanoma Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological skull base surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Oregon Health Sciences University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Children's and Brigham & Women's Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1991

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I am a physician -my father was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma -I did extensive research and decided to leave New York and come to La at House ear clinic to meet with Dr Schwartz . Fast forward it was the best decision ! Dr Schwartz had hands of gold and his team is amazing !! Highly recommend...Read More
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If you have an acoustic nueroma, Dr. Schwartz is your man. He is kind hearted, witty, honest and incredibly intelligent! I had surgery to remove a 3 centimeter acoustic nueroma on Jan. 10th., 2017, and I couldn't be happier with the results. I would highly recommend Dr.Schawrtz and I cannot thank...Read More
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This man is a brilliant surgeon. He removed the tumor that was impacting my Trigeminal nerve and I was out of bed in 48 hours, laughing and talking with my husband.
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Dr. Schwartz did the neurosurgery for my acoustic neuroma. He is brilliant.
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Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Pathway X Direct Access PPO
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Select Plus HMO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
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Medicaid
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HealthPlus
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Simply Healthcare Plans
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