Dr. Roy Ashford, MD

Dr. Roy Ashford, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Roy Ashford, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Tucom-Ca in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

800 S Raymond Ave Fl 3

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

(626) 795-8051

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ashford "Dr. Roy Ashford, a fellowship trained spine specialist, performs spine surgery and rehabilitation for treatment of all conditions of spinal dysfunction, sprains and strains spasms, degenerative discs, herniated discs, stenosis, scoliosis, spine tumor and spine trauma. We treat all cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine conditions. We are fdstrained in all surgeries of the spine, including laminectomies, diskectomies, fusions and disk arthroplasty, X-stop and vertebroplasty."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

77  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
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18  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.


  • Tucom-Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • L a Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Roy Ashford, MD
Dr. Ashford is a doctor who really cares about his patients and puts a100% in your treatment of care. He is very supportive and will help find the best regimen for you. Truly, a genuine doctor who will be by your side from the beginning to the end of the care. Thank you Dr. Ashford for giving me my...Read More
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Juanita in San Pedro – Jul 01, 2017
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Last October I had a Lumbar Laminectomy by a neurosurgeon and had so much pain after the surgery. After going to two other orthopedic surgeons, I was referred to Dr. Ashford by a orthopedic surgeon as being one of the best. Dr. Ashford took time to show details of the MRI and showing my exactly the...Read More
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aailaw in Granada Hills, CA – Jul 15, 2016
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I recently had spine surgery performed by Dr. Ashford. I was scared to have this done, but he talked me through the process (more than once), visited me before and after surgery, called me when I got home, and spent quite a bit of time with me during the my follow-up so I would know what to expect...Read More
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Vicki in Pasadena, CA – May 11, 2016
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