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Dr. Hooman Melamed, nation’s leading orthopedic spine surgeon, has been honored as a “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly for the 2nd year in a row – and it’s no surprise! His commitment to patient care and extraordinary surgical skills, have made him the go-to physician for all spine defo... 
 
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On September 12, 2015 Dr. Hooman Melamed was recognized in the New York Times as a “Top Doctor” at Castle Connolly. The “Top Doctor” status is the highest honor awarded by Castle Connolly, a prestigious organization that is known as a trusted resource for consumers searching for leadi...
 
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Los Angeles’ well renowned Orthopedic Spine Surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed appeared on Talk Radio 790 KABC’s “So, What’s your Problem?” with host’s Stan and Deb, and a select panel of specialists that offer their expertise advice. The March 26 podcast featured Vess, a guest on the show, w...
 
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Frequent guest host, Orthopedic Spine Surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed appeared on Talk Radio 790 KABC’s “So, What’s your Problem?” with Stand and Deb. Dr. Melamed contributed his unique perspective as an expert on fitness and nutrition, as well as his surgeon profession. He offers a range...
 
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As a guest host on Talk Radio 790 KABC’s So, What’s Your Problem, Dr. Melamed contributes his expert opinion as a spine surgeon to the panel. Not only does he provide a unique perspective on a variety of back issues, but he also provides a wealth of insight on health and wellness issu...
 
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Dr. Hooman M. Melamed was recently recognized for his work in the January edition of Los Angeles magazine. His extreme dedication and care for his patients, as well as his vast amount of expertise on orthopedic spine surgery, was highlighted by the magazine. Dr. Melamed was regarded a...
 
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Hooman Melamed, MD Featured on Dr. Oz! – How to avoid spine injury while sleeping
 
 
 
 
Watch Beverly Hills spine surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed on Dr. Oz! He shares his tips with Dr. Oz on how to keep your back aligned while getting a good night’s sleep! In this video doctor Melamed focuses on how arranging your pillows in order to support the spine leads to a better nights...
 
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Appearing on KABC’s So, What’s Your Problem, Dr. Melamed contributes his unique perspective as a surgeon on a range of different issues that people experience. Asked about his experiences on taking proactive action in order to stay healthy throughout life, Dr. Melamed imparts so...
 
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Dr. Melamed was awarded the Prestigious Patients’ Choice Award for 2013 from reviews of his patients on Vitals.com. Every month, more than 200,000 patients across the U.S. provide online feedback about their doctor experiences. Patients rate various components of the care they r...
 
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Beverly Hills Courier | June 14,2013 Hooman M. Melamed, MD, a board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon practicing at D.I.S.C. Sports & Spine Center, 8750 Wilshire Blvd., has been inducted into the “Leading Physicians of the World.” According to Shannon Dawson, director of the org...
 
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Written by  Carrie Pallardy | May 08, 2013 Hooman Melamed, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon. He practices at DISC Sports and Spine Center, with offices in Marina del Rey and Beverly Hills, Calif., and serves as an adjunct assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at Touro School of...
 
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Dr. Melamed Listed in Becker’s Spine Review Article, ’33 Spine Surgeons Performing Artificial Disc Replacement’
 
 
Written by Laura Miller and Anuja Vaidya | Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Here are 33 spine surgeons who perform artificial disc replacement procedures. Hooman M. Melamed, MD (DISC Sports & Spine Center, Marina Del Rey, Calif.). Dr. Melamed is the...
 
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Anti-Gravity Yoga

 
 
 
Yoga has been known as a great modality to help with back pain & even more importantly to prevent back pain if donein a consistent regular basis. Most patients who have tried traction have also reported relief of their back and neck pain.  Now there are classes that combine gravi...
 
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Written by Ed Miller | Crave Online For Darren “Bearclaw” Berrecloth, riding a bike has long been part of his life. The Canadian native first began riding at the age of 12, mixing BMX racing with mountain biking on both the pavement and dirt – and at 20, he decided to take up freeride...
 
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Hooman M. Melamed, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon specializing in disorders of the spine for children and adults. He specializes in minimally invasive spinal surgery; complex cervical spine disorders; cervical, thoracic and lumbar degenerative disc disease; revision...
 
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Joyce Woodford, age 57, ofValencia has struggled with spinal abnormalities and pain since childhood. Between the ages of eight and nine, she had two occurrences of a painful bone disease called Eosinophilic Granuloma. Benign bone tumors first attacked vertebrae in her neck, and then...
 
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Four spine surgeons offer their advice for President Barack Obama going into his second term. Ask Spine Surgeons is a weekly series of questions posed to spine surgeons around the country about clinical, business and policy issues affecting spine care. We invite all spine surgeon and...
 
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Written by Anuja Vaidya | Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Five spine surgeons discuss trends in spine surgery and the industry that will gain traction in the coming year. Hooman Melamed, MD, Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, DISC Sports & Spine Center, Marina del Re...
 
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