Dr. Joseph Yazdi, MD

Dr. Joseph Yazdi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Joseph Yazdi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

12152 Tesson Ferry Rd

Saint Louis, MO 63128

Contact Information

(314) 849-5414

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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. Yazdi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yazdi treats Spine Disorders more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Yazdi treats this condition more than 85% 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
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yazdi treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Yazdi treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yazdi treats Spinal Stenosis more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Yazdi treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Yazdi's conditions and procedures:

Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Compassionate. Patient focused. Prefers to try conservative treatment when indicated. No rush office visits.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    UMDNJ Newark/U Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    Hahnemann University
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1995
    Hahnemann University
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Hahnemann University
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Yazdi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yazdi

4.7

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
5%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Yazdi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Yazdi is amazing. He is knowledgeable, caring, and listens to my concerns and question. I believe he truly wants to help his patients get better!
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Dr. Yazdi is a straight forward Dr. who got me in at the time of my appt. Did x-rays in his office (no delays), went over the x-rays with me . He listened carefully to me and my wife about what is going on with me. I have seen other Drs. who have dismissed my symptoms as being due to my age, he...Read More
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I would recommend Dr. Yazdi to my friends, Dr. Yazdi understands my problems of pain, which has been way too long, and within a couple of months I got to walk a little more, get out of bed without hesitation. Now waiting on more improvements to be done that should have been taken care in the last...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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