Neurosurgery

"We are the experts in Neurosurgery."

All of our Neurosurgeons are Board Certified/Eligible and are committed to providing comprehensive and patient centered neurosurgical care continuing the mission of Loma Linda to make man whole. The Department of Neurosurgery also ensures that patients receive appropriate guidance as they make decisions about their care. Extensive preoperative education, community seminars and hands-on interactive tools help patients regain their independence and demonstrate neurosurgeries commitment to healing individuals and not just surgically treating their medical condition.

At Loma Linda University Medical Center’s (LLUMC) Department of Neurosurgery, our expert neurosurgeons collaborate with a variety of other medical and surgical specialists including otolaryngologists, interventional radiologists, neurologists, general surgeons, pain management specialists and physiatrists. Our expert team also includes physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, nutritionists, case managers and social workers to address the full spectrum of problems that may affect our patients. These multidisciplinary teams use state-of-the-art technology and techniques to provide the optimal treatment for each individual patient.

The Department of Neurosurgery treats all forms of neurological conditions for children and adults. 

LLUMC’s Department of Neurosurgery physicians are committed to offering the best surgical treatment of brain and spine conditions. Our physicians have many years of experience and hold specialty certifications.

Meet the Surgeons

Adult Neurosurgery

Pediatric Neurosurgery​

We specialize in:

  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery
  • Movement Disorder Surgery
  • Minimillay Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Our expert team of neurosurgeons offers consultation to thoroughly review patients’ medical histories and diagnostic data in order to carefully select patients for potential surgery.

Patient Stories 

"Dr. Kim was a great physician, very informative and made me feel comfortable every step of the way. My care was great and now I feel great." - Ricco Harris, Patient 

"After researching neurosurgeons in the Inland Empire, I chose Dr. Hussain to do my surgery because his experience was extraordinary. Dr. Hussain changed my life for the better and now I have a better quality of life."  -Alfred Zaragoza, Patient