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

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  • 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
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Top Care Areas

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
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more than 63% of peers
Spinal Fusion
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more than 58% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Armin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Armin "A highly accredited neurosurgeon, Dr. Sean Armin has extensive training and expertise in neurological surgery, advanced spinal surgery with concentration in minimally invasive techniques and interventional neuroradiology. Fellowship trained in advanced spinal surgery, Dr. Armin has been published in numerous books, abstracts, posters and studies. He has extensive research experience, studying under some of the most prestigious medical experts in the nation. He has received several prominent awards and honors throughout his training in addition to holding leadership positions with nearly every professional organization with which he has been affiliated. Dr. Armin received his medical degree from UCLA School of Medicine. He completed a residency in neurological surgery from Loma Linda University. Following his residency, he completed a Fellowship in advanced spinal surgery with concentration in minimally invasive techniques from UCLA's Department of Neurosurgery in Los Angeles. Dr. Armin is also a strong proponent for community action and regularly volunteers for non-profit organizations such as the Salvation Army Homeless Clinic, the Burke Free Clinic and the Drew Society Health Fair."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Armin "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 a team of likeminded physicians. Through his minimally invasive surgical techniques Dr. Armin will see less blood loss and lower infection rates during surgery. His patients typically experience shorter hospital stays post operatively as well as quicker recovery times providing the best possible outcomes for each patient after surgery.  "

5  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

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31  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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Armin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Armin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Armin

3.8

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(34)
4 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
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3 Stars
3.9215686274509802%
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2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
25.49019607843137%
(13)

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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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Alex K – Mar 30, 2018
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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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Cari in Sylmar, CA – Jul 07, 2017
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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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La Crescenta, CA – May 13, 2017
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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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Los Angeles, CA – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr Armin proposed minimally invasive back surgery. I couldn't believe back surgery could be performed this way let alone be successful. Went in for the procedure in the morning and walked out to go home that afternoon. I went back to work six days later. A previous procedure left me at home for...Read More
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Los Angeles, CA – Mar 21, 2017
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