Dr. Kiarash Khajavi, MD

Sports MedicineMaleAge 47

Dr. Khajavi
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

St Jude Heritage Medical Group

2141 N Harbor Blvd Ste 35000 Fullerton, CA 92835

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(714) 626-8663

Dr. Kiarash Khajavi, MD is a Sports Medicine Specialist in Fullerton, CA. He is affiliated with St. Jude Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Khajavi to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Khajavi's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

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Dr. Khajavi accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Khajavi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Khajavi

4.6

Based on 33 ratings

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Visited Dr. Khajavi for a second opinion on shoulder surgery. He was on time, reviewed the MRI results, and answered all our questions and provided a lot of information that the proposed surgeon did not. Wife ultimately decided to forgo the surgery after our discussion with him. We were very impressed by Dr. Khajavi, and if or when surgery becomes necessary would definitely have him do it.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Pete in OC – Dec 19, 2019
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Dr. Khajavi is a great doctor. He has treated me for last 12 years and i am always feel comfortable with his outstanding treatment and advise. He is more detail oriented and he explain the treatment in details and the condition of the situation. He always smile and very professional. His staff is also friendly and walk extra mile to help all patients. I man my whole family are seeing Dr. Khajavi and we all are happy with him and his knowledge and resolving all our pains. Thank you Dr. Khajavi
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Mar 21, 2019
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If your looking for an orthopedic I highly advise you looking elsewhere. Never listens to you doesn’t mak eye contact when talking and disrectful. I have been going to st Jude heritage for 15+ years. Love Love Love everything about them but wow what a 360 when I met dr. Khajavi I couldn’t believe he was part of st. Jude’s organization. Seek elsewhere if possible.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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Mar 29, 2018
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I had a right rotator cuff issue that was handled beautifully by Dr. Khajavi. I had a torn bicep tendon, torn rotator cuff tendon, bone spurs, arthritis on my collar bone and bursitis on my clavicle. Dr. Khajavi took the time to explain everything in detail about the issues and procedures. The surgery was a complete success. I am a 56 year old male who is very active and was back to normal activities in 1 year (Weight lifting & Tennis). His staff was great too!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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Mark – Mar 29, 2018
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I had a torn meniscus and acl. Dr Khajavi recommended no surgery just physical therapy. I wasn't to sure about this because I am still very active at 59. Long story short at 6 months I was back to biking, hiking and pickleball with a brace. A year later, I would say I am 99.9 percent back to normal. I still wear a brace for pickleball for added protection. Thank you Dr Khajavi for not putting me through an unnecessary surgery.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Mar 23, 2018
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Highly recommend. I did two rotator cuff surgery and Dr. Khajavi always took time to explain in detail before and after the surgery. This is the doctor other doctor go to have certain surgery done.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Long Beach, CA – May 02, 2017
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Dr. Khajavi repaired my torn meniscus last year. He was very attentive, and I felt that he spent the right amount of time with me. The surgery was excellent, with little healing time, and my knee is perfect today! I would highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Karin B. in La Habra Heights, CA – Oct 29, 2016
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I just had my right knee replaced 4 weeks ago. I can't be happier. Dr. Khajavi is wonderful, he took the time at each of my pre-ops to explain the procedure what I should expect and answered my questions and concerns. Everyone from check-in to check-out at the hospital was amazing. The staff at his office and at the hospital were wonderful. His PA Joel Tetzlaff is very nice and always has a smile. Makes you feel comfortable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Maddie in Long Beach, CA – Jul 27, 2016
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Dr. Khajavi has repaired my left torn rotator cuff (2015), and replaced my right knee (2016). Great, caring surgeon, makes extra effort to see me on short notice for follow-up; answers all questions completely. He has assembled a great staff including PA Joel Tetzlaff. The physical therapists who work under his direction are knowledgeable and professional and push clients as needed to get great results.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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William N. in Anaheim Hills, CA – May 17, 2016
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Whether you are an elite athlete with a knee injury or a retiree who wants to garden without pain, we offer the most innovative and advanced care...Read more

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Hospital For Joint Diseases
Fellowship Hospital
Stanford University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Stanford University Hospital
Internship Hospital
Baylor University
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What are Dr. Kiarash Khajavi, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Khajavi frequently treats Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis of Knee, and Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Khajavi treats.

Where is Dr. Kiarash Khajavi, MD's office located?

Dr. Khajavi's office is located at 2141 N Harbor Blvd Ste 35000, Fullerton, CA 92835. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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St Jude Heritage Medical Group

St Jude Heritage Medical Group2141 N Harbor Blvd Ste 35000 Fullerton, CA 92835
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St. Jude Medical Center

Fullerton, CA

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

27 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2022)