Dr. Babak Barcohana, MD

Dr. Babak Barcohana, MD

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Dr. Babak Barcohana, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Van Nuys, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

6815 Noble Ave

Van Nuys, CA 91405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Barcohana performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Joint Pain
normal
more than 63% of peers
Neuroplasty
normal
more than 59% of peers
Limb Pain
normal
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Barcohana'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barcohana "At the Southern California Orthopedic Institute, we are dedicated to providing the best possible care available for people of all ages and all walks of life. In addition, we serve as a leading educator of orthopedic surgery technique to surgeons around the world."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

6  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis

2  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.

Education

  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Southern California Orthopedic Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chancellor's Service Award - UCLA, 1996
Media & Publications

Dr. Barcohana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Barcohana's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barcohana to family and friends
26 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Barcohana's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I was in a wheelchair when I went to see him. He told me when I woke up from surgery that I would not need the wheelchair. He was rite I did not need it any more. He is the best and now after 2 weeks I am good to go. Thank you again
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After suffering for more than a month and a half, I was fortunate enough to be referred to this exceptional medical doctor. It was through his careful assessment and diagnosis I received referrals to physical therapy that address back/hip and neck/shoulder pain and MRI's. I finally received proper...more
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