Dean B. Kostov, MD

Dr. Kostov is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Kostov completed his General Surgery Internship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center then continued at UPMC to finish his residency in Neurological Surgery. In 2010, he finalized a fellowship in Neuroendovascular Neurosurgery also from UPMC, one of the nation's leading programs in this endovascular subspecialty. Dr. Kostov is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Kostov is now an attending neurosurgeon and neuroendovascular specialist at Riverside Regional Medical Center where the health system's comprehensive, regional Center for Neurosciences is located. Dr. Kostov specializes in cranial and spine surgeries as well as stereotactic and endovascular procedures. He focuses on less-invasive treatments, education and care of the "whole patient," considering it both a privilege and responsibility to care for patients and their families when they are at their most vulnerable.

Dr. Kostov is married with two sons and enjoys skiing, windsurfing and cycling. He grew up on the West Coast and later settled here after training in Pittsburgh. He appreciates the feeling of community and enjoys living in Hampton Roads.

Locations

Riverside Hampton Roads Neurosurgical and Spine Specialists
12200 Warwick Boulevard
Suite 410
Newport News, VA
(757) 534-5200

Medical School

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Residency

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Fellowship

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery


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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Provider Explained Things Clearly

4.71

Provider Listened Carefully

4.78

Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions

4.81

Provider Showed Respect

4.77

Provider Knew Medical History

4.66

Recommend Provider's Office

4.74

Provider Spent Enough Time

4.72

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