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Specialties & Research
Dr. Howard Tung, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Back Injuries
- Brain Cancer
- Head and Neck Disorder
Education & Awards
Dr. Tung graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Tung has 18 hospital affiliations:
- Sharp Memorial Hospital
- Scripps Green Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Tung accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Humana - 7 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 2 plans
- Cigna - 1 plan
- Community Health Group - 2 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan
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- Where does Dr. Howard Tung practice?
Dr. Howard Tung practices Neurological Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA.
See San Diego Surgeons.