Dr. Samer Salim Ghostine MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Samer Ghostine is a neurosurgeon in Loma Linda, California and is affiliated with University of California, Irvine Healthcare. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Ghostine accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at University of California, Irvine Healthcare who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of California, Irvine Healthcare
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Loma Linda University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2003 - 2008

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship, Complex Spine Surgery, 2006 - 2007

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship, Clinical and Research Spine, 2008 - 2009

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 2002

Georgetown University
Other Training, Physiology and Biophysics, 1997 - 1998

Publications & Presentations

En bloc Resection of a Sacral Chordoma facilitated by an intraoperative Image-Guidance System: Case Report and Literature Review
Ghostine S, Vaynman S, Swartz KR, Brien EW, Samudrala S, Johnson JP

Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis with Ossification of the Posterior Longituidinal Ligament in the presence of an underlying metabolic syndrome: Case Report and Review of the Literature
Vaynman S, Ghostine S, Freudenberger C, Samudrala S, Johnson JP

Image-guided thoracoscopic resection of thoracic dumbbell nerve sheath tumors
Ghostine S, Vaynman S, Schoeb JS, Cambron HO, King WA, Samudrala S, Johnson JP. 2012 2

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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