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Asterios Tsimpas, MD

Specialty
  • Neurosurgery
Languages
English
Primary Address | Office Details
26732 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 541

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 388-7190

Fax: (949) 388-7150

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
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  • Meet The Provider
    Biography
    Dr. Asterios Tsimpas specializes in the neurosurgical treatment of brain, spine and peripheral nerve disorders, as well as neurovascular diseases, including ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and carotid disease. He also treats patients with brain tumors, cranial and spinal trauma, hydrocephalus, and other neurosurgical disorders. He serves as the Co-Director of Cerebrovascular & Endovascular Neurosurgery and the Surgical Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Mission Hospital – Mission Viejo. He received his medical degree (MD) from Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in Germany, and obtained his Master of Science degree (MSc) in International Health Policy at the esteemed London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK. He completed his surgical internship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Harvard Medical School, and trained as a general surgery resident at the Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, before completing his neurosurgical residency at University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital. After graduation from residency, he trained as a fellow in Neurovascular Surgery and Endovascular Neurosurgery at Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience. He earned his MBA from Kellogg School of Management – Northwestern University, one of the top business schools in the country. Dr. Tsimpas is a Diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), a Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (FAANS) and a Fellow of the European Board of Neurological Surgery (FEBNS). He has authored more than twenty peer-reviewed publications and several book chapters, and is an internationally acclaimed researcher and presenter. In addition to English, he is fluent in Greek and German, and understands basic Portuguese and Spanish. Read More
    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Neurosurgery
    Other Specialties Associations
    Certifications
    Board Certifications

    American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery

    Education
    Education & Training
    • Internship
      Brigham & Women'S Hospital - 2005
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna HMO – Select
    • Clever Care Health Plan
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
 
  • Primary Location

O.C. Neurosurgical Associates