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Dr. Michael Oh, UCI Health neurosurgeon and professor of neurological surgery at UCI School of Medicine

Michael Y. Oh, MD


Neurological Surgery

Clinical Interests

spine deformity (scoliosis, flatback syndrome), spinal tumors, spinal cord stimulation, endoscopic spine surgery, deep brain stimulation

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  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
  • English
Medical School
Keck USC School of Medicine
New York Medical College
Allegheny General HospitalInternship
Allegheny General HospitalNeurosurgery
Toronto Western Hospital-University Health NetworkStereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Professional Positions
  • Professor — Department of Neurological Surgery, UCI School of Medicine
  • Fellow — American Association of Neurological Surgeons
More Information

Dr. Michael Y. Oh is a board-certified UCI Health neurosurgeon who specializes in spine disorders as well as stereotactic and functional neurosurgery for movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.

His clinical interests include endoscopic spine surgery, spinal cord stimulation, deep brain stimulation, spine tumors and spine deformities.

Oh earned his medical degrees from the Keck School of Medicine at USC in Los Angeles and at New York Medical College in Valhalla, N.Y. He completed an internship in surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa., followed by a research fellowship in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada. He then completed a neurosurgery residency at Allegheny General Hospital, where he served as chief resident.

His research interests include developing advances in robotics for neurosurgical procedures. He holds a patent for a device for the minimally invasive removal of blood clots in the brain. His research has been published in prominent journals, including the Journal of Neurosurgery, Neural Plasticity and Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is an unaffiliated neurotrauma consultant with the National Football League.

He sees patients at Gottschalk Medical Plaza, UCI Medical CenterUCI Health — Irvine and UCI Health — Yorba Linda.

UCI Health Gottschalk Medical Plaza
1 Medical Plaza Drive
Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-8600
Fax: 855-209-8413
UCI Health — Irvine
19200 Jamboree Road
Irvine, CA 92612
Phone: 714-456-7002
UCI Health Neurosurgery Services
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 1
Building 30
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-6966
Fax: 855-209-8413
UCI Health — Yorba Linda
18637 Yorba Linda Blvd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Phone: 714-790-8600
Fax: 714-779-8003