Ph: (760) 489-9490
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  • Serving San Diego in Neurosurgery for almost 30 years
  • Offering Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Specializing in the treatment of back pain
  • Offering Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Excellence is
Our Only Option

Above all, we, at the Southern California Institute of Neurological Surgery, are here to meet the needs of our patients in complex Brain Tumors and Spine surgery as well as Pain Management.

We also specialize in minimally invasive procedures, such as Artificial Disc Replacement which is covered by most insurance companies.

Learn about our services

Meet Our Doctor


Serving San Diego in Neurosurgery for almost 30 years, Dr. Stern has researched and refined the surgical procedures he performs, so that our patients receive the quality of care they deserve.

Meet Dr. Mark Stern

Focus on Research

spine research

We now have a new department completely dedicated to research and are currently awaiting approval from the NIH for a treatment designed for low back pain which does not require surgery.  

Find out if you qualify

What’s New

Meet Our New Doctor

Sunil P. Jeswani, M.D.

We are very happy to announce that Dr. Sunil Jeswani joined our team in August 2014. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and graduated at the top 10% of his class. Now scheduling new patients.

Meet Dr. Sunil Jeswani

Office Hours

We are open Monday - Friday:

  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact Our Office

705 East Ohio Ave, Escondido, CA 92025
Ph: (760) 489-9490 | Fax: (760) 489-7638

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PH: (760) 489-9490
FAX: (760) 489-7638