Dr. Peyman Pakzaban, MD

Dr. Peyman Pakzaban, MD

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55 y/o
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Dr. Peyman Pakzaban, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pasadena, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Peyman Pakzaban, M.D.

3801 Vista Rd Ste 440

Pasadena, TX 77504
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Pakzaban's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pakzaban treats Herniated Disc more than 94% of his peers

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

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pakzaban treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Pakzaban treats this condition more than 93% 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
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pakzaban treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Pakzaban treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Pakzaban's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
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
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Hematoma
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Procedure
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
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
Spine Surgery
Spondolthesis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peyman Pakzaban, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pasadena, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1994
McLean Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Harvard Medivcal School-Neuroregeneration Laboratory
1990
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Baylor University
Medical School
1985
Mit-Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Undergraduate School
1996
1994
1994
1990
1989
1985

Awards

Dr. Pakzaban's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pakzaban

4.4

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
12.727272727272727%
(7)

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Dr. Pakzaban did my first lumbar fusion in 2008 and my most recent in 2018. I was told by several doctors before my first operation that if it were them Dr Pakzaban would be the only one to operate on their back. I am in total agreement, as I’ve had 2 successful operations now. We even brought my...Read More
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absolutely wonderful. excellent communicator, awesome surgeon, and thorough aftercare. a skilled and compassionate professional. total success with wife's neck surgery.
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Dr Pakzaban was very thorough in explaining my surgery and my after care.
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Back in 2011 I needed neck fusion surgery. Dr.Pakzaban did the surgery and I had an excellent recovery with my pain and problems completely eliminated and no further problems at all. So in Nov. 2017 when I knew I needed lower back surgery Dr. Pakzaban was who I knew I needed to go see. He...Read More
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Dr. Pakzaban took great care of my daughter when he operated on her brain. He is very professional, compassionate and competent. Also has a great staff. We could not have asked for better.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare

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