Dr. Sanjay Khurana is a board certified adult and pediatric spine care specialist. After earning his B.A. in molecular and cellular biology from the University of California at Berkeley, Dr. Khurana received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine, where he also completed a general surgery internship and an orthopedic surgery residency. He was fellowship trained in spinal reconstruction at the Jackson Memorial Hospital in conjunction with the University of Miami/Project to Cure Paralysis.

His area of expertise lies in spinal reconstruction, cervical spine surgery, minimally invasive microsurgery, adult and pediatric scoliosis, spine trauma and tumors, and the evaluation and treatment of patients with multiple failed previous surgeries. In addition, Dr. Khurana is a distinguished member of the Society of Lateral Access Surgery that helps define and advance the science and art of lateral access surgery and particularly, the XLIF procedure (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion), a side approach for lumbar fusions that are performed on an outpatient basis at DISC.

Medical School
  • Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
  • Stanford University Hospital & Clinics, Stanford, CA
  • Stanford University Hospital & Clinics, Stanford, CA
  • University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL
  • English
  • Spanish


DISC Sports and Spine Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 300
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 574-0400
(310) 574-0401


  • Spinal Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • Spinal Microsurgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Child Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Multiple Failed Previous Surgeries
  • Spinal Reconstruction Surgery


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medicare
  • Preferred Health Systems PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
  • Workers Compensation