Dr. Joseph L Izzo MD?
Update this Profile
Dr. Joseph L Izzo MD, Neurosurgeon

Dr. Joseph L Izzo MD

Neurosurgeon

136 N San Mateo Dr San Mateo CA, 94401

About

Dr. Joseph Izzo practices Neurological Surgery in San Mateo, CA. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Izzo prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 45 years of experience

Expert Publications

Dr. Joseph L Izzo MD's Practice location

Practice At 136 N San Mateo Dr

136 N San Mateo Dr -
San Mateo, CA 94401
Get Direction
New patients: 650-697-3030
Fax: 630-340-8016

Dr. Joseph L Izzo MD's reviews

(0)
Write Review

Recommended Articles

  • What Is Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?

    Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is a type of brain disorder, wherein excess cerebrospinal fluid builds up in the ventricles of the brain. It causes problems in reasoning, thinking, difficulty in walking, and loss of bladder control.Brains ventricles are hollow fluid-filled chambers. Even...

  • Reasons Why You Need a Laminectomy

    What is laminectomy?If you have back pain that is severe enough to interfere with your day-to-day activities and other medications fail to work, you might eventually need surgery to get it fixed. Laminectomy is the surgical procedure that will be performed on your back in this case. It involves the...

  • Everything You Need to Know About a Laminectomy

    What Is a Laminectomy?The lamina is the back part of your vertebra covering the spinal canal. Your doctor could decide to eliminate your lamina or the bone spurs around it when either causes compression of your spinal cord or the roots of your nerves. Pressure on the roots of your nerves can cause:...

  • Laminectomy: Reasons for Having One and the Risks It Involves

    What Is a Laminectomy?A laminectomy is a kind of surgery whose aim is to decompress the spinal cord. The lamina (the bone that constitutes spinal‘s vertebral arch) and bone spurs are removed during the operation. Both the lamina and bone spurs can compress your spinal cord leading to:...

  • Lobotomies in Other Countries

    What is a lobotomy and why was it used?A lobotomy is a neurosurgical procedure used for the treatment of various psychological conditions, such as severe depression, mania, schizophrenia, etc. It was even used for the treatment of homosexuality.The idea of brain surgery started around 1890, when a...

  • What is a Transient Ischemic Attack?

    Also considered as a mini stroke, a transient ischemic attack (TIA) has symptoms similar to that of a stroke, but lasting only for a short period of time, without causing any permanent damage. TIA is often caused by the interruption of blood flow to the brain by a blood clot. Once the blood flow is...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

MILLS-PENINSULA MEDICAL CENTERl

1501 TROUSDALE DRIVE BURLINGAME CA 94010

Head northwest on North San Mateo Drive 1472 ft
Turn left onto East Poplar Avenue 1189 ft
Make a slight right onto North el Camino Real (CA 82) 2488 ft
Continue straight onto El Camino Real (CA 82) 2.7 mi
Turn left onto Trousdale Drive 1040 ft
Turn left 409 ft
Turn left 282 ft
Turn right 136 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

SAN MATEO MEDICAL CENTERl

222 W 39TH AVE SAN MATEO CA 94403

Head southeast on North San Mateo Drive 2637 ft
Turn right onto East 4th Avenue 721 ft
Turn left onto El Camino Real (CA 82) 2.1 mi
Go straight 1000 ft
Turn right onto West Hillsdale Boulevard 1023 ft
Turn left onto Edison Street 1015 ft
Turn right onto 37th Avenue 433 ft
Turn left 46 ft
Make a slight right 211 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

SEQUOIA HOSPITALl

170 ALAMEDA DE LAS PULGAS REDWOOD CITY CA 94062

Head northwest on North San Mateo Drive 1472 ft
Turn right onto East Poplar Avenue 3629 ft
Take the ramp 727 ft
Merge left onto Bayshore Freeway (US 101) 7.1 mi
Take the ramp on the right 1107 ft
Continue straight onto Veterans Boulevard 876 ft
Keep right 403 ft
Turn right onto Whipple Avenue 1.4 mi
Turn right onto Alameda de las Pulgas 532 ft
Turn left onto Sequoia Way 611 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left