Spine surgeon in Los Angeles
Dr. Hooman Melamed, has been chosen as a Super Doctor for the fourth year in a row. The honor comes from SuperDoctors.com, an online listing service that featured outstanding physicians in over 40 specialties of medicine. Those awarded the honor of Super Doctor, have earned outstanding recognition from their peers and professional achievements in the medical field.
This selection process surrounding the Super Doctor’s list is very detailed and meticulous, which is why Dr. Melamed is so honored to have been chosen for his fourth consecutive year. First, they create a pool of candidates to choose from, these are sourced from nominations by colleagues in their respective fields of medicine. Staff at SuperDoctors.com also contributes to the pool by conducting thorough research. In the next step, nominees are grouped into specialties and are evaluated by their peers. Finally, the Super Doctors are chosen in a point tallying process.
Dr. Melamed, Super Doctor
“Most of the time, patients with spinal issues can be treated successfully without surgery. I listen to my patients carefully and they are active participants in their treatment plans. If spine surgery is necessary, my partners and I have been able to combine our expertise in both orthopaedic and neurosurgery to offer you the most advanced and minimally invasive surgical intervention.”
- Attended medical school at: Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of
- Graduated from medical school in: 1999
- Melamed’s honors and awards: recognized as Top Doctor by Castle Connolly in 2015, Leading Physicians of the World’s Top Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon in Los Angeles, CA in 2012, graduated from UCLA with Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa honors in 1995.
- Special licenses and certifications earned: Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007
Dr. Hooman Melamed is a trusted spine surgeon in Los Angeles. His medical practice specializes in treating ailments of the neck, back and spine. To learn more about the doctor and his outstanding achievements in his field, visit his website. His practice is located at 13160 Mindanao Way, Suite 300 Marina del Rey, CA 90292. Phone: (310) 928-2769.