Dr. Ali Azimpoor, MD

Dr. Ali Azimpoor, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
78 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ali Azimpoor, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 48 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Azimpoor's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Azimpoor "Ali Azimpoor has been providing top quality care in the community for over 40 years. The Board Certified Physician has been deemed as the doctor who begins and ends his cases on time. Dr. Azimpoor is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and holds several Chairman and Chief of Staff positions at various hospitals throughout the City of Houston. Some of his special interests include but are not limited to: Micro-Neurosurgery in General, Spinal and Brain, Aspiration of Cyst or Abscess, Evacuation of Hematomas and Spinal Instrumentation for Spinal Pathology. Dr. Azimpoor is a devoted husband, a proud father of three and an active grandfather of two. Dr. Azimpoor has always made his work and patients a priority and looks forward to continuing to serve the community for several years to come."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Azimpoor "Ali Azimpoor MD wants to be the healthcare provider you can count on for quality, courteous, compassionate care. He has your well-being in mind and is devoted to giving you the best patient experience possible. Trust your care to Ali Azimpoor MD. Let's work together to help you live life to its fullest."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Iran University of Medical Sciences / Faculty of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • National University Of Iran
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Brooklyn Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Azimpoor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azimpoor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azimpoor to family and friends
39 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Azimpoor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

he barely looked at my files and blamed all of my problems on my weight. He ignored my MRI and the radiologist report of degeneration of my spine and congenital narrowing of my spinal column. his solution for 10+ yrs of back pain was to lose weight. he was more interested in looking out of the...more
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Dr. Azimpoor was excellent, he explained everything fully, in a way we could understand, I had neck surgery on 4,5,6, & 7 Vertibrae. Not only was Dr azimpoor outstanding, his entire staff was excellent, the hospital he is affiliated with for surgery was also outstanding! I was Very impressed with...more
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Dr. Azimpoor diagnosed my problem on the first visit. We scheduled the tests needed and scheduled surgery after the tests came back. I had surgery last week and am no longer in any pain. I highly recommend Dr. Azimpoor.
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DR.Azimpoor is the Best Doctor I have been to. He cares about you as a person and a patient. He is so patient and understanding. He explained everything to me and made my decision to have surgery a simple one. I truly recommend him to everyone. When I came in I was nervous and he said I am not...more
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My wife and I have known Dr Azimpoor for a number of years. I have experienced back surgery and my wife neck and back surgery with great results in relieving back and neck pain. Dr Azimpoor is a caring individual with a high degree of professionalism as a Neurosurgeon. I highly recommend Dr...more
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