Dr. Payam Daneshrad, MD

Dr. Payam Daneshrad, MD

Sinus Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Payam Daneshrad, MD is a sinus surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in sinus surgery and rhinology.Read his story

1304 15th St Ste 407

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 453-6500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 92% of peers
Sinusitis
high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Daneshrad'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.

Dr. Daneshrad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Daneshrad "Dr. Payam Daneshrad is a board-certified otolaryngologist and a board-eligible facial plastic surgeon. Having graduated with highest honors from the University of California, Berkeley and the Tulane University School of Medicine, he received his medical training from the University of Southern California. Currently, Dr. Daneshrad serves as an associate clinical professor at USC. He is also the Otolaryngologist and Facial Plastic Surgeon for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association and for the Loyola Marymount University Athletic Department. Dr. Daneshrad has been published in various medical journals and can be found discussing his philosophy and techniques on both radio and television. His practice focuses on rhinology and facial plastic surgery. His goal is, first and foremost, to use the most effective treatments possible while minimizing surgical pain and the downtime required for recovery. As such, Dr. Daneshrad specializes in packing-less nasal surgery, minimally invasive sinus surgery with the use of stereotactic techniques. He is on the cutting edge of in-office sinus treatment with the use of balloon sinus dilation to treat chronic sinus disease."
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2  Specialties

  • Sinus Surgery
  • Rhinology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

34  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • University of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Los Angeles Cnty USC Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Los Angeles Cnty USC Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Daneshrad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Daneshrad's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Daneshrad to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Daneshrad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Daneshrad ‘s primary language is English. Each visit srarts with him reviewing my patient record and making updates. His manner is casual and friendly, yet professional in every way. My office visits have never felt rushed. Dr Daneshrad gets to know his patients. I’m not ushered into Dr...more
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I have found my entire experience with Dr. Daneshrad and his office to be wholly positive and reassuring. Since the beginning of my interaction with Dr. Daneshrad I have been impressed with his level of expertise, professionalism and not to mention, his bedside manner. Through every step of the...more
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I have been Dr. Daneshrad's patient for several years now. I am very happy I found him. He is a caring and passionate doctor, as reflected in his care and attention to his patients. He takes the time to listen to questions and concerns, and explains issues very clearly. He makes it a point to...more
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Dr. Daneshrad and his staff were very informative and helpful, and hopefully he will help me finally solve my ear problems. My only complaint was that my appointment was at 9AM, for which I was on time, but I didn't get seen until closer to 9:45AM. That's the only reason this is a 4 star review...more
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Amazing doctor who spends time to listen. I highly recommend!!!
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