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Dr. Amy Alkire M.D., Neurosurgeon

Dr. Amy Alkire M.D.

Neurosurgeon

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7230 Medical Center Dr 603 West Hills CA, 91307
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4/5

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Dr. Amy Alkire practices Neurological Surgery in West Hills, CA. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Alkire 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.

Education and Training

Stanford University School of Medicine 1998

Provider Details

Female Spanish 14 years of experience

Residency

  • Harborucla Med Center  

Dr. Amy Alkire M.D.'s Practice location

Amy Alkire, MD

7230 Medical Center Dr -
West Hills, CA 91307
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New patients: 818-888-8334
Fax: 310-570-0110

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Dr. Amy Alkire M.D. has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 23 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Neurosurgeon in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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