Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 51

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Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in West Hills, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities West Hills Hospital & Medical Center and UCI Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Paya to book an appointment.

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Mahbod Paya, MD

Mahbod Paya, MD7320 Woodlake Ave West Hills, CA 91307
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Dr. Paya is affiliated with West Hills Hospital & Medical Center West Hills, a highly rated hospital.

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Dr. Paya's Reviews

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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. Paya's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paya treats Obesity more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Paya treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paya performs Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Paya performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paya performs Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Paya performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Dr. Paya's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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(818) 722-9744

Dr. Paya accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
PHCS
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to providing an unparalleled level of quality care to your patients in the most effective and efficient manner by utilizing innovative...Read more

Biography

Doctor Paya is Medical Director for the West Hills Surgical Weight Loss Program. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University of California Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University of California Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Martin Luther King Drew Med Ctr
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD?

Call (818) 888-7090 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Paya's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Paya frequently treats Obesity, Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic, and Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Paya treats.

Where is Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD's office located?

Dr. Paya's office is located at 7320 Woodlake Ave, West Hills, CA 91307. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD speak?

Dr. Paya speaks Spanish, Farsi, and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Paya has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Paya is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center

West Hills, CA

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

UCI Medical Center

Orange, CA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average