Dr. Arash Aminian, MD

Dr. Arash Aminian, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arash Aminian, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Laguna Woods, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Rochester in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic surgery.

24331 El Toro Rd Ste 200

Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Contact Information

(949) 586-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Greater Newport Physicians
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy

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.

Education

  • Washington University, St Louis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Rochester
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Northwestern University of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Northwestern University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aminian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aminian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aminian to family and friends
3.7
based on 24 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Aminian's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (7)

in Laguna Niguel
He messed up my ankle, still hurts after ankle replacement. My surgery took longer than supposed to.
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in Lake Forest
Dr. Arash Aminian was very caring, soft spoken and knowledgeable.
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in Trabuco Canyon, CA
showed no real concern for my condition, was in a hurry to leave, no bedside manner, did absolutely nothing to solve my condition
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in Laguna Niguel, CA
Dr. Aminian is an excellent surgeon and he has a very gentle spirit. I underwent left foot surgery last week at the MemorialCare Surgical Center in Laguna Woods. I was filled with great trepidation prior to surgery due to a horrible experience from a previous surgery (diff. doctor/location). Dr....more
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in Irvine, CA
I am rating Dr. Arash Aminian based on the following items: * I believe that Dr. Aminian did a great job "fixing" my ankle. It has been healing quite well. * Dr. Aminian and his staff were also very helpful in my post-operative care. He did provide tips / suggestions on how to alleviate symptoms &...more
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