Dr. Tiffany Avila, MD

Dr. Tiffany Avila, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Tiffany Avila, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mission Hills, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Wayne State University College Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, oncology, and more.Read her story

11550 Indian Hills Rd Ste 381

Mission Hills, CA 91345

Contact Information

(818) 361-0917

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net of California
  • 5 More

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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. Avila's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avila treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Avila treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Broken Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avila treats Broken Neck more than 73% of her peers

Dr. Avila treats this condition more than 73% of her peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avila treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 71% of her peers

Dr. Avila treats this condition more than 71% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Avila's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Aneurysm
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Artificial Disc Replacement
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Broken Neck
Cancer
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Endoscopy
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kidney Cancer
Laminectomy
Leukocytosis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Multiple Myeloma
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pancytopenia
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Tumor
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Radiation Oncology Procedures
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reticulosarcoma
Schwannoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stomach Diseases
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease

About Me

My faith is very important to me, for that reason I work hard to provide compassionate, ethical and quality care to all of my patients. I strive to provide education about your condition, your management options and help you select the best treatment to reach your individual goals. Patients are great teachers and I learn a lot by listening to their journeys. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cancer Research
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

Education

2013
Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
2013
Karolinska Institute
2012
Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2011
Drexel University
2006
Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital
Internship Hospital
2005
Wayne State University College Of Medicine
Medical School
2001
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
Undergraduate School
2013
2013
2012
2011
2006
2005
2001

Dr. Avila's Reviews

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4.8

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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I am so glad my primary doctor referred me to Dr. Avila, she is amazing! I had my back surgery done just 8 weeks ago and i feel incredible, im stilling in my healing process but im doing 40 squats and walking way better, i feel a lot stronger! I've couldn't ask for a better outcome and i am truly...Read More
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I have already recommended her to friends and other doctors. I will continue to do so. I worked in hospitals for over 25 years before retiring. Of all the surgeons I met and worked with, she is the most personable by far. Very caring and relational. And she is an excellent surgeon. After 3...Read More
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I found Dr. Avila online when I was looking for a surgeon with good reviews and high recommendations. Dr. Avila's office was able to get me in with out a 3 month wait which was great. Her office staff was very friendly. Dr. Avila knew from looking at my past results what I needed. She performed a...Read More
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Aetna
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Galaxy Health Network
Health Net of California
HealthCare Partners
MultiPlan
PHCS
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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