Dr. Mark A. Liker, MD

Dr. Mark A. Liker, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

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Neurosurgical Associates of Los Angeles
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      wen i went to see Dr Liker I had given up all hope. my lower back was a disaster. from a former surgeon . Dr liker sent me for ANOTHER M R I when i saw him next he told me he could remove most of the pain!!!.Cant tell you what that meant to me i have a new understanding of chronic pain now and by the grace of god his handes and brain are as steady as they are and he then gave me the quality of life back!!!! . The staff was great really cared about you as a patient not just a # THANK U TEAM
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      • Neurosurgery

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      • Neurosurgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Acoustic Neuroma
      • Aneurysm
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Broken Neck
      • Cancer
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Craniopharyngioma
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Dystonia
      • Ear Disorders
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Fracture
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Meningiomas
      • Metastatic Cancer
      • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
      • Myelopathy
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Pituitary Gland Cancer
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Spina Bifida
      • Spinal Cord Tumor
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
      • Thrombosis
      • Torticollis
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Brain Surgery
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Complex Spine Surgery
      • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
      • Craniotomy
      • Deep Brain Stimulation
      • Disc Replacement
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
      • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Neurostimulation
      • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
      • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Spine Surgery

      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

      • Medical School
        Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

        Graduated in 1995

      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Southern California Lac and Usc-Neurological Surgery

        Completed in 2001

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University of Southern California

        Completed in 1999

      • Undergraduate School
        Princeton University

        Graduated in 1987

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • US News and World Report, Top 1%, 2011-2012
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      • Media & Publications
        • US News and World Report, 2011-2012

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurosurgery
      • Board certified in Neurosurgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      31 – 45 minutes

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      Provides state of the art medical care for our patients in a friendly, compassionate and professional setting.