Neurosurgery Resources

Fox 5 Interview with Dr. Ostrup

Dr. Ostrup reports on CTE findings in the NFL. CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased NFL players    

Doctors’ Day 2017

Dr. Ostrup recognized by Sharp Memorial Hospital on  Doctors’ Day  

Dr. Richard Ostrup Making News in La Jolla

La Jollans Making News La Jolla Light, October 6, 2016 Richard Ostrup, M.D., F.A.C.S., was recently selected by his peers as one of the top neurosurgeons in San Diego. According to the San Diego County Medical Society, an organization that oversees the “Physician of Exceptional Excellence” award each year, Dr. Ostrup is one of only 10 physicians […]

Dr. Ostrup, Neuro-Trauma Coordinator for the San Diego Chargers

  Dr. Ostrup, neuro-trauma coordinator for the San Diego Chargers at recent home game.

Dr. Ostrup Named one of the Top Doctors for 2016 in Neurological Surgery Category by his Peers

Richard Ostrup, M.D., F.A.C.S., was recently selected by his peers as one of the top neurosurgeons in San Diego. Ostrup was selected by San Diego county physicians with a valid California medical license who were asked to select the physician to be recognized for excellence in medicine. According to the San Diego County Medical Society, […]

CW6 San Diego: Dr. Ostrup on Playground Concussions

Sharp Health News: Zeroing In On Brain Tumors

When it comes to treating tumors in the brain, preciseness is paramount. Any damage to normal tissues can lead to changes in brain function, which can affect a patient’s ability to think, see, hear, speak or move. It’s critical to limit these side effects as much as possible. For this reason, a new suite of […]

San Diego Neurosurgeon Dr. Richard Ostrup Now Using Modern Microscope for Surgical Procedures

LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) APRIL 28, 2016 Neurosurgeon Richard Ostrup of Neurosurgical Medical Clinic of La Jolla,, performs brain and spine surgeries, including complex cases that require hours of operating on a particular surgical site. Today, he uses a Zeiss OPMI® Pentero® 900 microscope, which has been integrated with BrainLab’s Curve™ image guidance system. […]

Dr. Ostrup Interviewed for Fox 4

Dr. Richard Ostrup, San Diego premier neurosurgeon, discussing the importance of concussion awareness in high school sport on Fox4’s “San Diego Prep Insider.” Program aired on October 28, 2015.  Watch now find out why concussions are serious business.   San Diego Prep Insider is a brand new high school sports show coming to San Diego in August. […]

A Defining Moment

During his last rotation as an intern in general surgery, Dr. Ostrup was assisting another surgeon perform an intracranial brain procedure. During the surgery, there was a problem and significant bleeding occurred. “The neurosurgeon in charge of the case was extremely calm and poised and didn’t get upset or concerned. In fact, he carried on […]

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