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Dr. Payam Vahedifar, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Vahedifar

Nuvo Spine

16633 Ventura Blvd Ste 802 Encino, CA 91436

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(818) 986-0200


Dr. Payam Vahedifar, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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Dr. Vahedifar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vahedifar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vahedifar treats Spondylosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Vahedifar treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vahedifar treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Vahedifar treats this condition more than 95% 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
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vahedifar treats Bone Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Vahedifar treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Vahedifar's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Dr. Vahedifar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vahedifar

4.1

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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Dr. V is kind, caring and always helps improve my quality of life by alleviating my pain. How fortunate I am to have found him !
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Fantastic doctor and a lovely man, Very empathetic and so very good at what he does. The only pain doc that I have gotten any real improvement from.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Payam Vahedifar, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

University Ca Irvine Med Center
Residency Hospital
Va Greater La Hlthcare Sys
Residency Hospital
1996
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards