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Dr. Martin Mortazavi Shemirani, MD

Dr. Martin Mortazavi Shemirani, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 49


Dr. Martin Mortazavi Shemirani, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(805) 795-7656

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna HMO

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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. Mortazavi Shemirani's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani performs Brain Surgery more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Mortazavi strives to listen to the needs of his patients. He explains surgical procedures in a patient-friendly manner, takes the time his patients need, and maintains ongoing communication throughout the course of care. Dr. Mortazavi's continued achievement in the field of neurosurgery is due to his compassion, technical expertise, and sincere dedication to successful patient outcomes.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

2014
University of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
2013
University of Alabama
Residency Hospital
1999
University of Florida
Internship Hospital
1994
Karolinska Institure, School of Medicine
Medical School
1988
Sigtunaskolan Humanistiska Laroverket
Undergraduate School
2014
2013
1999
1994
1988

Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mortazavi Shemirani

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Mortazavi is a wonderful doctor, and he is caring, understanding and compassionate. I was in a terrible accident and it weren't for him i could have recovered and i'm so grateful for him and all he did for me and anyone who is in need for his care would be lucky to ave him for a doctor. I could...Read More
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This guy doesn't deserve the title of doctor. He is the most arrogant and egotistical person with very little time or tolerance for others' opinions. I doubt that the previous reviews are even real, probably written by him and his staff. If you want to be talked down to and given very little...Read More
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We have been very happy with the care and expertise provided by Dr. Mortazavi and California Institute Of Neuroscience office. Dr. Mortazavi is extremely skillful surgeon and has a great attitude. He performed a brain surgery for my father, removing a glioblastoma tumor and results were great. He...Read More
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Dr Mortazavi did not waste a single precious minute when offering to save my son's life , He is incredibly skilled . Has superb education , knowledge and experience . Dr Mortazavi performed a cranioectomy on my only child , a trial attorney , on July 10 and then a cranioplasty on Aug 3 . Every...Read More
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