Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD

Dr. Marc Schwartz, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schwartz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
more than 79% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers
Acoustic Neuroma
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Schwartz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chordoma
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioma
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis, Type 2
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Schwannomatosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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23  Procedures

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Schwartz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...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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