Dr. Mehdi Habibi, MD

Dr. Mehdi Habibi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Mehdi Habibi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.Read his story

1300 N Vermont Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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. Habibi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habibi treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Habibi treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Neuroplasty
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habibi performs Neuroplasty more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Habibi performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habibi treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Habibi treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Habibi's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Quality, compassion and respect.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Education

1983
Cook County Hospital,University Of Illinois Chicago
Fellowship Hospital
1981
University Of Ottawa / Faculty Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1977
University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1976
Sinai Hosp-Johns Hopkins
Residency Hospital
1975
St Agnes Hosp
Internship Hospital
1972
Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1967
Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences
Undergraduate School
1983
1981
1977
1976
1975
1972
1967

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

  • Americas Top Physicians, 2005
  • Americas Top Surgeons, 2007

Dr. Habibi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Habibi

3.5

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1 Star
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I wouldn't recommend this guy AT ALL. He cancelled the day before my appointment and I had been waiting for over a month. Incredibly inefficient and inconsiderate! If his office runs this way, how do you think he does surgery? How many people are walking around with ruined backs because of the...Read More
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Dr. Mehdi Habibi is an EXCELLENT Surgeon! He's patient and very sympathetic to patients needs. I was losing the use of my arms, could not hold anything in my right hand. My left arm and hand was numbing up. I saw a Neurologist who referred me to Dr. Mehdi Habibi, after an MRI and several test. ...Read More
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This doctor does not care about his patients he seems to be senile. cannot keep his patients straight he sends patients to other providers in physical therapy without feeling that there is going to be a successful outcome to their additional treatment. He just sends patients elsewhere to send them...Read More
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Mehdi Habibi M.D. Inc.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
LACare
Molina Healthcare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Options PPO