Dr. Jonathan Falakassa, MD

Dr. Jonathan Falakassa, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Jonathan Falakassa, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Van Nuys, CA. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

6815 Noble Ave

Van Nuys, CA 91405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

more than 69% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 69% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Falakassa'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Falakassa does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


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4  Procedures

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 data for Dr. Falakassa is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Falakassa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Falakassa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Falakassa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Falakassa to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Falakassa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I highly recommend Dr. Falakassa. He is patient, compassionate, kind and extremely knowledgeable. He got me out of pain and I am very grateful. He is an amazing surgeon and I have recommended him to all my family and friends.
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“Dr. Falakassa is a very knowledgeable and excellent surgeon. His staff is equally highly proficient!!!” – Mario V.
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“Dr. Falakassa is truly a first rate doctor. He takes the time to listen to you and values your input. He explains all options that are possible for your particular situation or condition in clear concise terms. A very intelligent, informed, up-to-date and personable doctor who has your best...more
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Dr Falakassa is a very caring and knowledgeable physician. He has a great bedside manner and was easy to talk to as took his time to reassure and explain the issues. I totally trust him with spine issues and would recommend his as a physician and surgeon
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Dr Falakassa was very informative, took time to accommodate me on my schedule, clearly identified current issue, and things I may experience in the future. He identified and explained progressive treatment options based on a conservative approach. Overall, outstanding experience with this...more
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