Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD

Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from School of Medicine Tehran University of Medical Sciences in 1967 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

9850 Genesee Ave Ste 710

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 458-9955

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Sinus Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
ENT Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

70  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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

  • School of Medicine Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • U Chicago Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • U Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mahdavi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mahdavi's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mahdavi to family and friends
23 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Mahdavi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had an adult tonsillectomy and my adenoids removed at the age of 29. Dr. Mahdavi was efficient, intelligent and empathetic. I would recommend any adult that is having issues with their tonsils visit this Dr. From the initial consultation to the post op, Mahdavi was thorough and precise. I had no...more
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Mahdavi is by far one of the best doctors. I would highly recommend him to any of my friends of family. He was able to help me make a full recovery as quickly and painlessly as possible.
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I was diagnosed with Meniere's Disease.
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