Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD

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

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mahbod Paya, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in West Hills, CA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Paya is affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center and West Hills Hospital & Medical Center.

Mahbod Paya, MD

7320 Woodlake Ave Ste 170

West Hills, CA 91307
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Accepted insurance

  • 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

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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

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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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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
1

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
12

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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 Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
General Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Paya is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Paya's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paya to family and friends
4.5
based on 15 total reviews
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Paya accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Paya has admitting privileges

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
7300 Medical Center Dr
West Hills, CA 91307
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UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Dr S
Orange, CA 92868
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