Dr. Ali Mahtabifard, MD

Dr. Ali Mahtabifard, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Ali Mahtabifard, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1997 and specializes in thoracic surgery, general surgery, and more.

150 N Robertson Blvd Ste 150

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Mahtabifard's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahtabifard performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Mahtabifard performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahtabifard performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Mahtabifard performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahtabifard treats Lung Cancer more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Mahtabifard treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Mahtabifard's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anemia
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Tumor
Bladder Cancer
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hodgkin's Disease
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Leukocytosis
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Minimally Invasive Thoracoscopic Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Multiple Myeloma
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Plasmapheresis
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Secondary Malignancies
Septal Defect
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Sympathectomy
Testicular Cancer
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Ali Mahtabifard, MD is double board-certified in general and cardiothoracic surgery with extensive training in the comprehensive management and advanced surgical care of thoracic conditions and malignancies. Dr. Mahtabifard is a leading expert in ...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • University Of California, Davis
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY
    Internship Hospital
  • 1997
    New York Medical College
    Medical School
    1997
  • University of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mahtabifard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mahtabifard

3.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
31.25%
(5)

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I was refered to Dr Mahtabifard once I was diagnosed with lung cancer. He took his time and reviewed my case and scheduled my surgery for the earliest possible time. He was very thorough explaining my case and procedure for my daughter who was very worried. On the day of surgery he was very calm...Read More
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Dr. Ali Mahtabifard is everything you want in a doctor, friendly, honest and extremely confident in his field. It has been almost 1 year since my double lung pleurodesis procedure. I am so thankful that Dr. Ali performed both of my surgeries. Thank you so very much for your excellent care and...Read More
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Locations

West Coast Associates for Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

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