Dr. Fred Naraghi, MD

Dr. Fred Naraghi, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Fred Naraghi, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and neurosurgery.

1 Daniel Burnham Ct # 388

San Francisco, CA 94109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HAP Insurance
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Herniated Disc
high
more than 80% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 68% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 68% of peers

Dr. Naraghi'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. Naraghi "We strive to attain the best possible healing and recovery for every patient. Because every patient is unique, we prescribe treatment based on a thorough evaluation, which we perform utilizing the latest technological advancements available. We believe in evaluating patients promptly and educating them on their diagnosis, so they can play an active role in the decision-making and treatment process. Our clinical experience has shown us that patients who participate in their own health care decisions are far more likely to achieve an optimal level of healing and recovery."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Discitis
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thrombosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Fracture
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70  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Facetectomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intraoperative Neurological Monitoring
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Vertebroplasty
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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 At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • San Francisco Spine Institute /Spine Care Medical Group
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Director, Spine Surgery At St. Lukes Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1998
  • Vernon Thompson Award, 1997
  • Most Compassionate Physician, 2012
Media & Publications
  • BMP-2 Dose Correlates with Complications After ACDF, 2006
  • See CV for Complete Listing.,
  • www.DrFredNaraghi.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Naraghi's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Naraghi to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Naraghi'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Niraghi is the best doctor I have ever seen. He is patient and kind. He really listens to you, and always tries to perform the least invasive procedure first. Great surgeon and you can tell because everyone I met in the hospital had the utmost respect and admiration for him also!
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He is very thorough of the patient evaluation. He let the patient do all the test and he will not recommend anything until he studied all your test. And he will explain to the patient what is the likelihood of the best thing to do with every condition you might have. And the patient is very involve...more
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