Dr. John Kayvanfar, MD

Dr. John Kayvanfar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Kayvanfar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

16573 Ventura Blvd

Encino, CA 91436

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kayvanfar "We quest for excellence. Excellence has no finish line. We try to get to the root of the problem and not provide symptomatic therapy.We do surgery when is needed and helps you."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/10/2016)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (11/21/2014)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Shiraz University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Kingston general
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Umdmj
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Bronx Lebanon Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kayvanfar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kayvanfar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Kayvanfar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kayvanfar to family and friends
2.8
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Kayvanfar's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Palmdale, CA
I would and always have recommended Dr. John Kayvanfar to all of my family and friends. He is not only very knowledgeable in his field of specialty, but in many other areas, which can help reduce pain, and harm to our body, joint, and bones. He who does not just prescribe medication to relieve...more
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Dr. KAYVANFAR is an excellent choice for an Orthopedic Dr. Not only does he treat the symptoms, he treats the person. He's recommended dietary changes that has helped my fibromyalgia and its problems. I highly recommend this Dr. He is kind, gentle and extremely knowledgeable .
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