Dr. Sean Armin, MD

Dr. Sean Armin, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. Sean Armin, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

4240 Tequesquite Ave

Riverside, CA 92501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Armin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Armin performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Armin performs this procedure more than 63% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Fusion
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Armin performs Spinal Fusion more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Armin performs this procedure more than 58% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Armin treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Armin treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Armin has extensive training and private practice experience in minimally invasive cranial and spine surgery. His mission is to provide the most effective surgical plan for his patients through a collaborative approach with...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2009
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2003
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1998
    University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    1998

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Armin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Armin

3.8

Based on 52 reviews

5 Stars
67.3076923076923%
(35)
4 Stars
1.9230769230769231%
(1)
3 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
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2 Stars
1.9230769230769231%
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1 Star
25%
(13)

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My son injured his back playing high school football. We had an MRI done which was read as a fracture of his L5. It was very scary. We saw Dr. Armin who read the MRI and told us it was something totally different. He was so nice and took his time to explain what was really happening. It was not...Read More
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My experience was quite simply fantastic! My surgery went very well, doctor very thorough & experienced. Staff very helpful, friendly- the best! I can do things I haven't been able to do for years!
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Dr Armin is an amazing physician. However, his staff is enough not to go to his office! I had surgery in May and to date his front office staff (Nancy) still has not filed disability paperwork and lied stating she had. I am requesting to be released early to return to work and she cannot even get...Read More
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RUDE, DOES NOT LISTEN, and staff lies to the doctor!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I will never step into his office again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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It is rare to find a doctor that really cares about your problem and comfort level. Dr Armin really cares and wants me to get better. He's very focused on finding ways to heal my body without surgery. This means ALOT to me. He takes time to explain the details of my problem (even showed me what my...Read More
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Locations

Brain and Spine Center of Southern CA

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Aetna
Advantage
Advantage 6350
Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
Aetna EPO
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna HealthFund HDHP
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Basic HMO
Behavioral Health
Bronze - Advantage 2500 PD EPO
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD HMO
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD POS
Bronze - Advantage 5750 PD PPO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD Health Network Option Plan HMO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD HMO
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD POS
Bronze - Advantage 6350 PD PPO
Bronze - Advantage Plus 5500 PD Banner Health Network POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 3000 PD EPO
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD HMO
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD OAMC POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD POS
Bronze - AdvantagePlus 5500 PD PPO
Catastrophic - Basic PD Banner Health Network POS
Catastrophic - Basic PD HMO
Catastrophic - Basic PD OAMC POS
Catastrophic - Basic PD POS
Catastrophic -Basic PD PPO
Choice
Choice Open Access POS
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Commercial HMO
Deductible Plan CA Members Only HMO
Elect Choice
Elect Choice EPO
Elect Choice HMO
Elect Choice PPO
Essential PPO
Gold - Premier 1000 PD EPO
Gold - Premier 600 PD EPO
Golden Choice
Golden Choice HMO
Golden Choice PPO
Health Fund
Health Fund POS
Health Fund PPO
Health Network Option Open Access
HealthFund - Health Savings Account PPO
HealthFund - Retirement Reimbursement Arrangement POS
HealthFund and Value Plan All of Vermont Basic
HealthFund and Value Plan All of Vermont CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Albuquerque, Dona Ana, and Hobbs New Mexico Areas Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Albuquerque, Dona Ana, and Hobbs New Mexico Areas CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Arizona Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Arizona CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Colorado Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Colorado CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Connecticut Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Connecticut CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Delaware Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Delaware CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Georgia Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Georgia CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Hawaii Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Hawaii CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Indiana Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Indiana CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Iowa Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Iowa CDHP
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Maine Basic
HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan All of Maine CDHP
Anthem
Blue Open Access PPO
Blue Priority X/Individual DirectAccess WI
Direct Access w/HSA HMO
Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
Pathway X Enhanced Ind Direct Access CO
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Direct Access NH
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Pathway X HMO/Ind Direct Access NV
Pathway X Ind Direct Access KY
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Pathway X Tiered Hosp/Ind Direct Access OH
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Pathway X Guided Access HMO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Delta Health System
Easy Choice Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Community Care Network HMO
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
SmartCare HMO
WholeCare Network HMO
Health Net of California
LACare
Medicare
Blue Choice 65
Blue Choice 65 Select
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare of California PPO
Special Needs Plan SNP
Molina Healthcare
Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacifiCare Health Systems
PacifiCare Health Systems HMO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
SCAN Health Plan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO