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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
40 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(21)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth Ott is Good. Dr. Ott has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.9
  • Currently 2.9166666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.9090909090909 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Ott, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurosurgery
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Spinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Ott graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
President California Association of Neurological Surgeons 2010-2011
Regents Scholar, University of California 1967-1970
Upjohn Achievement Award for Outstanding Academic Attainment 1970
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Ott has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Green Hospital 

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth Ott MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kenneth Ott practice?
Dr. Kenneth Ott has 6 office locations.
Dr. Kenneth Ott practices Neurological Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA and Escondido, CA.
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