Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD

Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurological spine surgery.

2001 Santa Monica Blvd # 760W

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(800) 899-0101

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Elderplan
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vokshoor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vokshoor treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Vokshoor treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vokshoor treats Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Vokshoor treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vokshoor treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Vokshoor treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Vokshoor's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in neurological spine surgery.

Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Vokshoor's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vokshoor

4.4

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
82.6086956521739%
(19)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.043478260869565%
(3)

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Terrible disposition. Not thorough and indecisive. He contradicts himself from one visit to the next and leaves you feeling terribly confused. Gets very defensive and nasty when you question him. His assistant was also unfriendly.
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This guy was highly recommended and a waste of time. The first time I saw him, he was great. He recommended a cervical disk replacement. When I met with him the second time, he was totally unprepared. He didn’t remember what was discussed during my first visit. Denied having recommended...Read More
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Excellent surgeon & doctor. Compassionate and extremely well run office. His Assistant Dean Wilson is very competent & friendly. In fact I originally thought he was another surgeon. These gentlemen were very instrumental in me getting my life back after cervical surgery compounded by existing...Read More
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One thing I forgot to mention in my previous review the two that Dr Vokshoor did were preceded by Dr Bray when I called to get him for the neck, his receptionist told me Dr Bray was a strictly cash Dr. I ask her what she would do if she were in my position, with a smile in her voice she told me to...Read More
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Outstanding in all ways. Micro decompression and laminotomies were a great success and no resultant pain. Dr. Vokshoor is punctual, spends the time to explain and discuss options, does NOT suffer from the God/Surgeon Syndrome. This is a person that you can trust to have your interests at...Read More
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