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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Arun Amar is Good. Dr. Amar has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Arun Amar, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Amar graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 12 awards.

Awards  
2011 list of Americas Top Doctors, compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
Academic Keys Whos Who in Medicine Higher Education
Americas Top Surgeons by the Consumers Research Council of America
Castle Connollys Americas Top Doctors
Academic Keys' Who's Who in Medicine Higher Education
Best Doctors in America database
2011 list of America's Top Doctors, compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
America's Top Surgeons by the Consumers Research Council of America
Castle Connolly's America's Top Doctors
Marquis Who's Who
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Amar has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • USC University Hospital 
  • Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Arun P Amar MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Arun P. Amar practice?
Dr. Arun Amar has 2 office locations.
Dr. Arun Amar practices Neurological Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
Additional practice locations include: New Haven, CT.
See Los Angeles Neurological Surgeons.