Dr. Edward Rustamzadeh, MD

Dr. Edward Rustamzadeh, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. Edward Rustamzadeh, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

Dr Edward Rustamzadeh, MD

800 Pollard Rd Bldg A

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Simplifi
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rustamzadeh's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rustamzadeh treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Rustamzadeh treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rustamzadeh treats Spine Disorders more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Rustamzadeh treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Herniated Disc Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rustamzadeh performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Rustamzadeh performs this procedure more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Premier Brain and Spine Institute is dedicated to providing the highest quality of service to our patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Cedar Sinai Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 2000
    University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Tufts University
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1994
    University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Rustamzadeh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rustamzadeh

4.2

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
77.41935483870968%
(24)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
3.225806451612903%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(6)

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Dr. Rustamzadeh performed surgery on my daughter Tonya this passed Monday. He spoke to me before the surgery and after the surgery. He was very willing to answer any questions that I had as well as her daughter. What ever she needed after the surgery he made sure of her receiving the care that she...Read More
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The X-rays showed serious degeneration of my neck which was in the process of auto fusing. Very, very painful. Looking at the X-rays my primary doc said there are very few surgeons that would even touch that, but one would ... Dr Rustamzadeh. He did a total reconstruction of my neck C-2 > C-7...Read More
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Dr. R is an excellent skilled neurosurgeon with an awesome office staff/support team…esp., Nicole (RN). Nicole is kind, caring, efficient, listens to your questions/concerns, & is always eager to help! She makes you feel so comfortable & at ease…It's like having a friend there!! I've had to...Read More
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An amazing experience, to say the least. I suffered from Piriformis Syndrome, which I was a told was virtually untreatable. Researched and found a couple of references to Dr. Rustamzadeh. After a 1-1/2 procedure and short downtime, I am driving long distances again with no pain whatsoever. And...Read More
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Aetna
Traditional PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Pathway X Guided Access HMO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare

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