Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD

Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(47)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

927 Franklin St SE

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 539-2728

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
36

Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Sprain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • UAB Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • OrthoCarolina Charlotte Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Massachussetts Institute of Technology
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • Stanford University
    Other Education | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghavam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghavam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghavam to family and friends
4.6
based on 47 total reviews (31 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ghavam's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (31)

Dr. Ghavam is excellent! He is highly skilled, knowledgeable, and has made a huge improvement to my quality of life with neck surgery. He has a great bedside manner as well!
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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Ghavam and his doctors assistant Seth Spraggins.. I would never even consider going to anyone else.
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Dr. Ghavam and his staff demonstrate the highest level of care to their patients. It goes beyond their expert attention to the medical problem they are trying to fix -- they are just as focused on the patient as a whole - ensuring that you understand the diagnosis, the procedure, the outcome...more
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I felt Dr. Ghavam and especially his Physician's Assistant Elizabeth (Betsy) Briglia went above and beyond their job requirements, taking the time to explain conditions and recommended procedures in terms a person could understand. Dr. Ghavam, Betsy, Jeff and the entire team of Spine Specialists...more
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Dr. Ghavam goes above and beyond for his patients. He takes the time to explain in terms a person can understand. He genuinely cares about his patients and I would highly recommend Dr. Ghavam and his staff to anyone having spinal issues.
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