Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya has 12 office locations.
Kearny Mesa
7830 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
Suite 203
San Diego, CA 92111

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Locations and availability (12)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (27)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya is Good. Dr. Tantuwaya has been reviewed by 46 patients who have provided 27 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.0526315789474 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 2.9666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3.0263157894737 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
  • Currently 2.8684210526316 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.8
  • Currently 2.7631578947368 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.7631578947368 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.7
  • Currently 2.6842105263158 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Tantuwaya graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008)


Dr. Tantuwaya has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Palomar Medical Center 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Tantuwaya accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 12 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 3 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans


  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya practice?
Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya practices Neurological Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Marcos, CA and El Centro, CA.
See San Diego Neurological Surgeons.