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 honored with the award for the past 13 years. He will be honored at the “Top Doctors” gala, October 29.
Dr. Ostrup has served as the Chief of Neurosurgery at both Sharp Memorial Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital. He is the unaffiliated neuro-trauma coordinator for the San Diego Chargers and has a strong interest in sports neurosurgery. He practices general neurosurgery with special interest in the spine, complex spine, brain tumors, and peripheral nerve disorders.