Dr. Gil Tepper

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
lA, CA
34 years experience male

Locations

The spine institute at MMMC

lA, CA

Address

6000 san vicente blvd. LA 90036, lA, CA
Directions

About

Bio

Spinal surgery ,preventive care,patient advocacy,medical invdntions

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gil Tepper
34 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Only if TB active: Tuberculosis in general is a contagious disease. Most people with koch disease of the spine have had an episode of tuberculosis in the past. If the d ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gil Tepper
34 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Mri is better: Probably this is true. However and MRI i of the brain may be more sensitive. Either way a spinal tap would be confirmatory.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gil Tepper
34 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Inflammation: A muscle sprain can be the cause of local inflammation. This intern causes internal swelling which may irritate certain nerves. A proper workup is nee ... Read More

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tepper is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tepper is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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