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Alexander Taghva, MD
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Alexander Taghva, MD

(949) 388-7190
Primary Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Additional Languages Spoken
    Spanish, English

Primary Office

Address:
26732 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 541
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Phone:
(949) 388-7190
Fax:
(949) 388-7150
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Physician Bio

<p>Dr. Taghva is a board-certified, fellowship-trained neurosurgeon. He specializes in complex and minimally-invasive spine surgery, spinal cord stimulation for chronic pain, deep brain stimulation for Parkinson&#39;s disease, and brain tumor surgery. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine before completing neurosurgical residency training at the University of Southern California. He then did additional fellowship training at the Ohio State University in neuromodulation. Dr. Taghva has published in many highly-regarded scientific journals and is at the cutting-edge with new techniques in neuromodulation. Dr. Taghva believes in taking a conservative approach to patient care and believes in maximizing nonsurgical care prior to consideration of surgical intervention.</p>

Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Areas of Expertise

Neurosurgery, spine surgery, spinal cord stimulation, deep brain stimulation, trigeminal neuralgia, brain tumor surgery

Areas of Interest

<p>Failed back surgery syndrome, Parkinson&#39;s disease, trigeminal neuralgia, neurosurgery, spine surgery.</p>