|I treat every patient as I would my own family. As Norman Rockefeller once said, “Never forget that the most powerful force on earth is love.”|
Nevra King, MD
1520 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
Fax: (480) 412-4836
Dr. King received her medical degree from the University of Istanbul and completed a neurosurgical residency at the Bakirkoy Psychiatric and Neurological Diseases Hospital in Istanbul. After coming to the United States Dr. King then did a Neurosurgery Observership at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Ariz., and a Neurosurgery Fellowship at the University Medical Center in Tucson, Ariz. She completed a General Surgery Internship at Abington Memorial Hospital in Pennsylvania and a Neurosurgery Residency at the University of New Mexico Hospitals in Albuquerque.
A caring and compassionate physician who believes in treating every patient as a family member, Dr. King specializes in spine issues and brain tumors. She was a Major in the United States Air Force and is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and American Medical Association.
Interests and Activities:
I enjoy spending time with my husband and children as well as being actively involved in home improvement, gardening and music, especially with my guitar.
University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa, Turkey
General Surgery, Abington Memorial Hospital, PA
Bakirkoy Psychiatric and Neurological Diseases Hospital in Istanbul, Turkey; Neurosurgery, University of New Mexico Hospitals, Albuquerque
Fellowship/Post Graduate Training:
Observership/Staff Neurosurgeon, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ; Neurosurgery Clinical Fellowship, University Medical Center, Tucson, AZ
Specializing in the following Diseases, Conditions, Procedures:
Complex, degenerative and trauma spinal procedures; brain tumors, including pituitary and skull base.
Major, United States Air Force; unit received “Outstanding Neurosurgery Award”; Compassionate Doctors Award on Vitals.com
American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Medical Association