Lance E. Gravely, MD, brings 15 years of specialized expertise in neurosurgery to the care of his patients. He diagnoses and treats a broad array of nerve and spine issues at offices conveniently located in Pasadena and Encino, California. Dr. Gravely also maintains affiliations with several area hospitals. Improving the health and wellness of his patients is his primary concern.
Dr. Gravely specializes in the care of adults who experience conditions such as Chiari malformation, sciatica, brain and pituitary tumors, and other health issues causing back, neck, and leg pain. As a board-certified neurosurgeon, his goal is to offer you a clear understanding of the nature of your ailment to set you on the path to recovery.
Dr. Gravely performs safe, effective surgery to help you achieve the best results. He uses technologically advanced methods and takes a conservative approach to surgery for treatment of degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, herniated discs, fractured vertebra, scoliosis, and infections.
Dr. Gravely completed his undergraduate education at Harvard University graduating with a degree in Biology. Dr. Gravely then earned his medical degree locally, through the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. Advanced training later took him to the Chicago area, where he completed an internship at Mcgaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. These were followed by a residency and fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Now back in the Los Angeles area, he maintains affiliations with several area hospitals, including Providence Tarzana Medical Center, Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, and West Hills Hospital.