Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD

Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Amir Vokshoor, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in neurological spine surgery.

2001 Santa Monica Blvd # 760W

Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Deformities
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Vokshoor's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

59  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vokshoor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vokshoor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vokshoor to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vokshoor'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 (3)

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...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...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...more
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