Dr.-Catalino-Dureza-Universal-Care-Surgery-CenterDr. Catalino Dureza is a neurosurgeon in Lancaster, California. He received his medical degree from NYU School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

Specialty: Neurological Surgery

Subspecialties: General Neurosurgery, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

  • Allegheny General Hospital – Western Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Residency , Neurological Surgery
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • Internship , General Surgery
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • Medical School
  • Montreal Neurological Hospital
  • Other Training , Neurosurgery

Certifications & Licensure

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Certified in Neurological Surgery
  • NY State Medical License
  • Active through 2017
  • PA State Medical License
  • Active through 2018
  • CA State Medical License
  • Active through 2017
  • IL State Medical License
  • Active through 2018

 

Staff is knowledgeable, the patient representatives Crystal and Tiffany are very helpful and attending, and the doctor certainly helped me with finding ways to manage my pain. What I found best about this facility is that they actually care about helping to find the underlying issues that are related to your pain and won't just write you off with a prescription for painkillers. With the ongoing crisis we're facing with opioids, I found it refreshing to see doctors actually want to help you deal with the pain you are having and not just prescribe you something that will cause more problems in the future.
Jason Azul
Jason Azul
20:57 25 Oct 18
I love how often the employees check on you to see how you are doing, after the procedure and every week. The are always caring and compassionate to the needs of the patients that the care for. Kristal has been very helpful if I need a little TLC or need to get information. All the staff is very helpful and I appreciate them all very much.
Angie Southwick
Angie Southwick
22:41 31 May 18
This is a very friendly place and they treat you with care. Really lovely people. Very clean office. And one of the things I look at. They really treated me with care. I was in and out in know time..Thank you guys. Your the best.
fun all life
fun all life
22:20 11 May 18
I am truly impressed of the care I am getting. I have been in pain for quite a while and from the moment of my 1st appointment, they all have made me feel comfortable.I feel better already and the follow-up calls are really great to make sure that I am alright.Thank you!
Susan Arnett
Susan Arnett
20:44 03 May 18
I have been a patient for over 1 year and it has been nothing but a great experience. The staff is fantastic from follow up calls post procedure to ensuring any assistance that I need to get to and from the clinic. The efforts of Kristal and Tiffany along with Makesh and Marilyn are part of a great organization. This great attitude is exhibited throughout the staff and I have to say comes from the Doctors' that provide service at the Center. Nothing but praise and some great coffee post procedure.
David Self
David Self
23:39 24 Apr 18
This place is great! From a very clean, organized facility, to the outstanding staff, to the great doctors. I’m feeling 100% better since I first started coming here. They truly take care of their patients like family. So if you want to finally start feeling better, and get rid of your ailments, this is the place to go!
Nicole Napolitano
Nicole Napolitano
18:33 28 Mar 18