The neurosurgeons at Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Lundquist Neurosciences Institute provide comprehensive care for a full range of neurological conditions that require surgical treatment. If you need surgery to treat your neurological condition, our multidisciplinary team of specialists — including neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, registered dietitians, social workers, and physical, occupational, behavioral, and speech therapists — will provide you with outstanding care that supports your physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual well-being.

What is Neurosurgery?

Neurosurgery is a medical specialty that focuses on surgical treatment of neurological conditions that affect the brain, spine, and nerves. Our neurosurgeons provide expert surgical care for a full range of neurological conditions, including:

  • Brain tumor
  • Pituitary tumor
  • Neurovascular diseases
  • Stroke
  • Spine disorders
  • Cerebrospinal fluid leak
  • Seizure disorders

Cedars-Sinai Affiliation

Torrance Memorial’s affiliation with the neurology and neurosurgery team at Cedars-Sinai - which is ranked among the best hospitals in the nation for neurology and neurosurgery care by U.S. News and World Report - means that our patients have access to some of the nation’s top doctors, the most promising clinical trials, and the latest and best treatments.

In collaboration with Cedars-Sinai neurologists and neurosurgeons, Torrance Memorial’s team of neurosurgery experts will provide you with personalized neurosurgical care close to home, including surgical treatment and follow-up care.

Multidisciplinary Care

Your multidisciplinary team will include neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, social workers, and physical, occupational, behavioral, and speech therapists, who will work together to deliver leading-edge treatment for your neurological condition while caring for your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.

Your team will meet to discuss your condition and develop a treatment plan that addresses your needs. You will receive neurosurgical care at Torrance Memorial from our dedicated team of neurosurgeons, eliminating your need to travel far from home to access leading-edge treatment.

Research and Clinical Trials

When you choose Torrance Memorial for neurosurgical care, you will have access to the full spectrum of research and clinical trials available at Cedars-Sinai. Cedars-Sinai’s clinical trials and research are aimed at improving testing methods, treatments, quality of life, and recovery for people with neurological conditions.