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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (27)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya is Good. Dr. Tantuwaya has been reviewed by 51 patients who have provided 27 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

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:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Pacific Hospital of Long Beach 


  • Hindi
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya practice?
Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya has 10 office locations.
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.