Dr. Sohaib Kureshi, MD

Dr. Sohaib Kureshi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Sohaib Kureshi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA. He graduated from University Of Southern California and specializes in neurosurgery.

3750 Convoy St Ste 301

San Diego, CA 92111

Contact Information

(619) 297-4481

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Medicaid of California
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Background Check

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. Kureshi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kureshi performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Kureshi performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kureshi treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Kureshi treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kureshi treats Spine Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Kureshi treats this condition more than 77% 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. Kureshi's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
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
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Tumor
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Sharp HealthCare-affiliated physician, I strive to make a difference every day and to deliver compassionate, personalized health care. I believe in working with my patients to provide the best treatment options and care possible for each individual. This is health care the way it should be.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • California Institute Of Technology
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital
  • University Of Southern California
    Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kureshi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kureshi

3.2

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(15)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
1 Star
36.666666666666664%
(11)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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The radiologist report of an MRI of my cervical spine showed I had extremely severe spinal stenosis at C1 and C2 where the posterior arch was compressed against my spinal canal. I was referred to Dr Sohaib Kureshi, a neurosurgeon who specialized in complex surgeries. Dr Kureshi removed the...Read More
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Simply put... Dr. Kureshi is the man. I had 5 previous back surgeries and still have my back fail. Since my surgery last year my back has improved and I am able to live my life again. He took a difficult situation and did what other surgeons could not. Again, simply put, he is the man!
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Great Doctor . I could hang out with this guy. know what he is doing. easy going and friendly. Had a buldging disc l5. in a when'll cheair for 2 months now I can walk again not 100% yet and maybe 80 to 90 %. Thanks Dr.
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While Dr. Kureshi may be a good surgeon - I don't know because I had to cancel my surgery due to the total lacking of responsiveness by his office staff which is frightening for a patient. Emails went unanswered, voicemails weren't returned and only once was I able to find a live person to answer...Read More
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The doctor left me in worst condition than before the back operation on 1-12-17. To this date 3-28-17, I have been in a state of pain with no help from Doctor Kureshi. His staff was not answering the telephone and refused to answer the messages I left him. I am going to my primary doctor and ask...Read More
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