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Dr. Anthony Virella, MD
Board-Certified Neurological Surgeon
15 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (67)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Anthony Virella, Board-Certified Neurological Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Virella has been reviewed by 97 patients who have provided 67 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Anthony Virella, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Infection
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Virella graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Virella has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center 
  • Simi Valley Hospital 
  • Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Anthony A Virella MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Anthony A. Virella practice?
Dr. Anthony Virella has 4 office locations.
Dr. Anthony Virella practices Neurological Surgery near Simi Valley, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Valencia, CA and Thousand Oaks, CA.
See Simi Valley Neurological Surgeons.