Dr. Pouya Lavian, MD

Dr. Pouya Lavian, MD

Neurology  |  
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Dr. Pouya Lavian, MD is a neurology specialist in Encino, CA. He specializes in neurology.

2080 Century Park E Ste 120

Encino, CA 90024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Shield of California
  • Optima Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 92% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myopathy, Congenital Fiber-Type Disproportion
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)

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

  • UCLA/UCLA Med Ctr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Barrow Neuro Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Sch Med/UCLA Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lavian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lavian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavian to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Lavian's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Wonderful, caring and professional specialist. I highly recommend Dr. Lavian to anyone in need of a neurologist.
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in Los Angeles |
Wrong evaluation. He doesn't care about your health but money.
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Sherman Oaks, CA |
I didn't like him at 1st because he refused to refill my Imitrex when he heard I suffer from ischemic colitis. He is the only doctor who has informed me of how bad Imitrex can be. He is working with me to get my migraines under control while dealing with other medical issues. Yes, I highly...more
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Dr. Lavian accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Optima Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.