Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD

Dr. Cyrus Ghavam, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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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

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

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

Dr. Ghavam'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  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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16  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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghavam to family and friends
49 total reviews (33 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 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 (33)

Dr. Ghavam is the absolute best Orthopedic that I have seen. He is very thorough with the explanation of what needs to be done to get you back to normal, he even broke it down to me so I could understand. His staff is so freaking nice, I had several questions about my surgery, because I am a worry...more
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Dr. Graham is a caring physician who has taken time to listen to what I had to say and the knowledge and ability to correct my problem. He is the only doctor I could find that would take me on as a patient after another doctor at Vanderbilt has written me off. If I ever have any spine problems in...more
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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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