Tiffany Powell Avila, M.D., is a neurosurgeon whose specialties include brain tumors, spine disorders and stereotactic radiosurgery. Her goal is to provide the highest quality of care to her patients by listening to their concerns, expressing compassion and providing education about their condition.

Dr. Avila encourages the use of holistic therapies and a balanced lifestyle to complement conventional treatments.

She is a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and the Society for Neuro-Oncology.

Medical School
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
  • The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
  • English


Providence Medical Institute-Specialty Surgery Mission Hills
11550 Indian Hills Road
Suite 381
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 361-0917
(818) 361-1606


  • Neurosurgery
Clinical Interests
  • Brain Tumor or Brain Tumors
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Spine Disorders
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Glioblastoma
  • Schwannomas
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neuro-Endoscopy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Meningioma
  • Brain Surgery


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • Galaxy PPO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Axminister Medical Group/IPA
  • Facey Medical Group
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group
  • Regal Medical Group

Medical Groups

Affiliated Medical Groups
  • Providence Medical Associates