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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Keith Black, Neurological Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Black has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Keith Black, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Meningioma)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Black graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Neurological Surgeon


Dr. Black has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • Spanish
  • Korean
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Keith Lanier Black MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Keith L. Black practice?
Dr. Keith Black has 3 office locations.
Dr. Keith Black practices Neurological Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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