Dr. Amir Fayyazi, MD

Dr. Amir Fayyazi, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Amir Fayyazi, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Allentown, PA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Washington University School of Medical in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

OAA Orthopaedic Specialists

250 Cetronia Rd Fl 2

Allentown, PA 18104
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fayyazi "Areas of expertise: degenerative and traumatic spine injuries, Spinal deformity, Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation, spinal decompressions, anterior cervical discectomy with fusion (ACDF)."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Washington University School of Medical
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • The Milton S, Hershey Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Resolution of the Basal Plasma Membrane Calcium Flux in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells, 1996
  • Mechanisms for Ca Signaling in Vascular Smooth Muscle: Resolved from 45Ca Uptake and Efflux Experiments, 1996
  • An Ex Vivo Exothermal and Mechanical Evaluation of Two-solution Bone Cements in Vertebroplasty, 2011
  • Calcium Release by the InsP3 Receptor is Incremental, not Quantal, 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fayyazi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fayyazi to family and friends
3.8
based on 54 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Fayyazi's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

The man knows what he’s doing! Dr. Fayyazi was recommended by a doctor in the same practice for a pinched nerve I had. He did an excellent job with the ACDF my first surgery. After another pinched nerve some years later I sought him out at another practice, because I trusted him completely. This...more
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Very satisfied with Doctor. Has done a good job for me. A+++++
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All of us have probably been to a lot of doctors over the years, but in my opinion Dr. Fayyazi is on top of the list. He leaves no stone unturned. He is personable and up front on what needs to be done. He has a sense of urgency that make the patient feel that they are in good hands and are...more
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Personable,.knowledgable, courteous, detailed.
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My neck surgery went great and I feel better then ever. The missing star is for the bad haircut LOL.
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