Olavarria_Greg_240x300
Member of Orlando Health Medical Group Member of Orlando Health Medical Group

Greg Olavarria, MD - Pediatric Neurosurgery

Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Neurosurgery - Downtown Orlando

Address: 100 W. Gore St.
Suite 403
Orlando, FL 32806

Call: 321.841.3050

Fax: 321.843.3570

Bio

Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch.

Greg Olavarria, MD, FAANS, FAAP, serves as a pediatric neurosurgeon with the Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in infants and brachial plexus. Dr. Olavarria is board certified through the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery.

Dr. Olavarria earned his medical degree from the UCLA School of Medicine, where he was president of his class, valedictorian and a Dean’s Scholar. He received the Merck Book Award and the Stanton Hale Scholarship. Dr. Olavarria completed a neurological surgery residency at Emory University in Atlanta, followed by a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

Prior to practicing in the Central Florida area, Dr. Olavarria held the appointment of assistant professor at the University of Miami School of Medicine and Miami Children’s Hospital. He currently holds a faculty appointment at the University of Central Florida School of Medicine. His areas of interest include craniosynostosis, head injury and concussion, congenital brain and spine abnormalities in infants, and epilepsy surgery.

Dr. Olavarria was instrumental in growing the neurosurgery and neurology services of Orlando Health Arnold Palmer into a U.S. News and World Report nationally ranked program. He has written on pediatric neurosurgery extensively for both online and published texts, and has won Orlando Health’s Physician Exemplar Award. He recently edited the book Pediatric Neurosurgery for the Primary Care Provider.

He is a fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (FAANS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Additionally, he served as host of the 2016 Annual Meeting for the Pediatric Section of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Board Certifications

Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch.

Academic Information

Created with Sketch. Created with Sketch.

Medical Education

University of California Los Angeles

Internship

Emory University Affiliated Hospitals

Residency

Emory University Affiliated Hospitals

Fellowship

Children's Memorial Hospital

Overall

legend-flagNotice legend-flagClosed legend-flagImpacted legend-flagComing Soon
Total Locations: 4

This is a comprehensive list of insurances accepted at Orlando Health hospitals, outpatient services and physician groups. Be sure to contact your individual insurer to verify coverage. Not all providers accept the same insurance. If possible, check with your providers prior to your procedure or appointment to verify coverage.