Dr. Khodam-Rad Payman, MD

Dr. Khodam-Rad Payman, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Khodam-Rad Payman, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

Encino Advanced Spine Institute

5363 Balboa Blvd Ste 45-A

Encino, CA 91316
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Payman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payman treats Low Back Pain more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Payman treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Back Pain
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Dr. Payman treats Back Pain more than 33% of his peers

Dr. Payman treats this condition more than 33% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payman treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Payman treats this condition more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Payman's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Artificial Disc Replacement
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Surgery
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgical Procedure
Neck Surgery
Pain Management
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Payman focuses his practice on the Comprehensive treatment of patients with spinal disorders. He specializes in reconstructive cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine surgery, including the most advanced techniques of minimally invasive and micro ...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    University Hospitals Of Cleveland/Case Western University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 2000
    UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999
  • 1996
    University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Howard Hughes Research Scholar - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 6/1998
  • Chief Resident - UCLA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 7/2003

Dr. Payman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Payman

4.9

Based on 53 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What can I say that hasn’t already been said. I love this doctor and his staff. I had gone AV nuero science and the first thing the doctor there wanted to do was surgery. Scared me. I talked to Dr. Payman, and that was the LAST thing he wanted to do. Alicia, is office manager and nurse is awesome....Read More
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Not sure where to begin. Dr. Payman and his office manager Alicia are just amazing. My wife and I could not be happier. Though they are not contracted with my insurance company , they accepted what the insurance paid them. There was no out of pocket from us. Dr. Payman explained everything to me....Read More
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Dr. Rad Payman is the most amazing surgeon. I went to his Lancaster office last week and all I can say is WOW. Not only is Dr. Payman amazing but his office manager which is also his nurse Aliceia is unbelievable. She is phenomenal. I swear Dr. Payman was so thorough. He literally spent 45...Read More
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I had chronic lower back pain and Dr. Rad was a lifesaver. Unlike other doc's I talked to he listened and wasn't only thinking cut first. He suggested some non surgical options which I tried but ultimately when I chose surgery he walked me through every step and has been available for every...Read More
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Excellent staff and Dr Payman is more than knowledgeable made me feel at ease about the care needed.
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
WellPoint

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