Dr. John Ehteshami, MD

Dr. John Ehteshami, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
(39)

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Dr. John Ehteshami, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

Cervical Spine Centers, PLLC

18275 N 59th Ave Bldg H-146

Glendale, AZ 85308
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Herniated Disc
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Ehteshami'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

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
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12  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

  • University of California, Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor US News and World Report, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Ehteshami has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ehteshami's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ehteshami to family and friends
39 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ehteshami'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 (9)

Dr. Ehteshami is very knowledgeable in his field. Explained things in a manner that was easy to understand. Was friendly and allowed plenty of time for questions.
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Dr. Ehteshami is the best in the medical field that I have had the opportunity to experience. He is forthright, trustworthy and is focused in providing the best possible care. It was my first time under anesthesia and any major surgery and I was made to feel completely safe. I highly recommend him...more
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The difference between a good doctor and a great doctor is Dr. Etheshami. I had what appeared to be a routine case but required additional attention that had the potential to become complicated. The doctor and I both studied engineering as undergraduate students. I mention this because I know how...more
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I have degenerative bone disease and Dr. Ehteshami has operated 3 times on my spine. He was very clear in informing me before each surgery what to expect after surgery. He even changed the dressing on my back when I was in the hospital this last time and the nurses commented that no Dr. does that,...more
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After 8 years of being turned down by Mayo, The Core institute and numerous physicians due to having Marfans and an aortic aneurysm, this man listened to me when no one else would. While he didn't perform my surgery, he recommended the man who did and both improved my way of life dramatically. I...more
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