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Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 76

Dr. Mahdavi

Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences in 1967 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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(858) 458-9955

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Dr. Mahdavi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ear Ache
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahdavi treats Ear Ache more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mahdavi treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahdavi performs Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mahdavi performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Sinus Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahdavi performs Sinus Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mahdavi performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mahdavi's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mahmood Mahdavi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences in 1967 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1976
U Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
1972
U Chicago Hosps
Internship Hospital
1967
School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences
Medical School
1976
1972
1967

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mahdavi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mahdavi

3.3

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
52.17391304347826%
(12)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
39.130434782608695%
(9)

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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...Read 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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