Gregory Lekovic MD | Neurosurgery | Los Angeles, CA | PIH Health
Gregory Punisa Lekovic

Gregory Punisa Lekovic MD, PhD


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Dr. Lekovic is a board-certified neurosurgeon and current chief of neurosurgery at the House Institute Neurosurgery Clinic. He is also director of neurosurgery research at the House Institute Foundation in Los Angeles, CA. He has published nearly one hundred peer reviewed publications, book chapters and review articles and is a nationally recognized expert in skull base and cerebrovascular surgery. In addition to his primary appointment at the House Institute, Dr. Lekovic is a voluntary clinical professor in the Departments of Head and Neck Surgery and Neurosurgery at UCLA and is an associate in the Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai Hospital, where he is also on the teaching faculty. 

Dr. Lekovic met his wife, pediatrician and author Jill M. Lekovic, in medical school and together they have four children, ages 12 to 19. When not performing neurosurgery, Dr. Lekovic enjoys cheering for his children and traveling with Jill.

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Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital

PIH Health Whittier Hospital

PIH Health Physicians





  • Neurosurgery

Additional Languages

  • German
  • Serbo-Croation


Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago


Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center /


Barrow Neurological Institute / St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center


Barrow Neurological Institute / St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery