Dr. Nosrat Nabavi, MD

Dr. Nosrat Nabavi, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
73 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Nosrat Nabavi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Pedro, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Institute Of Brain/Spine Sgy

1360 W 6th St

San Pedro, CA 90732
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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nabavi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 62% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 62% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
normal
more than 57% of peers

Dr. Nabavi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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8  Procedures

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

  • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nabavi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nabavi's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nabavi to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Nabavi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He is very rude and has a God complex about them self. He has one of the most terrible bedside manner I have seen in a Dr. I would never let him do surgery again. I was brought into the ER and he is assigned to do the surgery. You can try asking questions or anything without him being nasty and...more
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Dr. Nabavi did 2 surgeries on my mother and was going for a third one unfortunately my mother's brain tumor had spread and that third surgery didn't happen. He saw my mother every week after her first surgery and also checked in frequently at the hospital when my mother would be there. Very...more
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The office staff is great and my first visit with Dr. Nabavi I felt went ok. But the second visit, he never looked at my face, never review my test results with me in detail, told me I might have something else, and sent me out for yet MRI #4. When I asked questions regarding my tumor the answer...more
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If your doctor becomes unavailable, the office will NOT transfer you to another physician within the practice (the Institute of Brain and Spine Surgery) unless you have an emergency. In my situation, my case was abandoned completely; the office refused to schedule me with another surgeon, and I was...more
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