Doctor Profile

Luke Macyszyn

Luke Macyszyn

UCLA Health
300 Stein Plaza, Suite 540
Los Angeles, CA 90095-8346

Los Angeles

California (CA)

T: 310-794-9833
F: 310-206-9987

Neurological Surgery; Orthopaedic Surgery
Doctor's practice has a pediatric specialty or subspecialty

Neurological Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery

Languages Spoken: English, Polish


Dr. Luke Macyszyn is a highly regarded neurosurgeon who is fellowship trained in complex and pediatric spine surgery. He is an assistant professor of neurosurgery and orthopaedics at UCLA and specializes in the surgical treatment of scoliosis, spinal deformities and spinal tumors in children as well as adults. He is the director of the Complex Spinal Disorders and Deformity Research Program and has authored/coauthored several publications which have appeared in the journal of Neurosurgery, Radiology, and Journal of Neuro-Oncology. Dr. Macyszyn is a dedicated educator and the author of several book chapters on neurological surgery. He travels internationally to lecture and has been featured on The Today Show. Currently, Dr. Macyszyn divides his time between surgery and the study of imaging markers to predict patient outcome after surgery. He is a passionate clinician-scientist, dedicated to improving the life and care of patients with spinal disorders..

Published In:

Southern California Rising Stars 2018
Southern California Rising Stars 2017

About Luke Macyszyn

Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine

Graduation Year: 2008

Professional Webpage:

Honors and Awards:

Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society,

Special Licenses/Certifications:

Fellowship in Pediatric Spine Surgery, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Pennsylvania


Publications, Lectures and Presentations:

Overview of adolescent scoliosis, diagnosis of the disorder, and review of treatment options.

Adolescent Scoliosis, UCLA, 2016

Educational Background:

Neurological Surgery Residency, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania


Medical Degree, Boston University, Massachusetts


Masters Degree, Boston University, Massachusetts


Bachelors Degree, Cornell University, New York


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Additional Locations

UCLA Spine Center
1131 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 100
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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