Recognized as one of Inland Empire Magazine’s top doctors in 2011, Ali Mesiwala, MD, is a neurological surgeon with over 15 years of experience. He works for the California-based Chaparral Medical Group as its director of neurological surgery, where he treats general neurological and spinal conditions, in addition to complex brain tumors, skull base lesions, and vascular abnormalities. Ali Mesiwala, MD, also performs disk replacements and minimally invasive procedures using medical devices and techniques he has helped develop.
Throughout his career, Dr. Mesiwala has delivered presentations at universities and medical conferences, and he has published articles in numerous peer-reviewed journals. The recipient of multiple research grants, he holds patents for multiple medical devices, such as a cervical retractor system and a noninvasive intracranial pressure monitor, and maintains affiliations with hospitals and surgery centers throughout California.
Ali Mesiwala, MD, belongs to several medical organizations, such as the North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association, and the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery. He is also a founding member of the SI Joint Surgery Society and volunteers with the Snoop Youth Football League as medical director.