Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD is a general surgery specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Mahbod Paya, MD

7320 Woodlake Ave Ste 170

West Hills, CA 91307
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 91% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
high
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Paya'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Paya "We are committed to providing an unparalleled level of quality care to your patients in the most effective and efficient manner by utilizing innovative technologies and evidence-based results. We have brought together pre-eminent clinical experts, including bariatric and minimally invasive surgeons, dietitians and psychologists. This multidisciplinary approach provides individualized treatment plans to ensure optimal patient care and the best possible outcomes. We care for patients who suffer from obesity and with disorders of the esophagus, stomach, gallbladder and hernia defects. Consultation takes place in our office while treatment is performed in our innovative Hills Surgery Center at West Hills Hospital and Tarzana Medical Center. Working in collaboration with a network of referring community physicians, we strive to maintain and promote an exemplary level of patient care by incorporating teamwork, compassion and integrity in every aspect of our practice."

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

12  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

  • Mount Sinai Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Martin Luther King-Drew Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of California Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paya has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Paya does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Paya and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Paya's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paya to family and friends
15 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Paya's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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