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Dr. Bob (Babak) Alavynejad, DPM

Podiatrist

Professional statement

Dr. Alavy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from University of California, Los Angeles. He obtained his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree in 1994 at California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco. He successfully completed his residency at the Doctors Hospital of West Covina. He is currently the Director of The 3 year Surgical Podiatric Residency Program at Doctors Hospital of West Covina. Dr. Alavy is double board-certified in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rear Foot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. Dr. Alavy is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. In addition, he has assisted in nearly 1,000 orthopedic and spine surgical cases. He has been in private practice since 1996.

In-network insurances

  • Accountable Health Plan of Ohio
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Podiatrist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Citrus Valley Medical Center - Inter-Community Campus
  • Citrus Valley Medical Center - Queen of the Valley Campus
  • Doctors Hospital of West Covina

Board certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Foot Surgery (Podiatric Surgery)
  • Reconstructive Rearfoot / Ankle Surgery (Podiatric Surgery)

Education and training

  • Samuel Merritt University, California College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Doctors Hospital of West Covina (Residency)

Professional memberships

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Los Angeles County Podiatric Medical Society

Awards and publications

  • Currently the director of The 3 year Podiatric Surgical Residency Program at Doctors Hospital of West Covina
  • Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • Has assisted in nearly 1,000 orthopedic and spine surgical cases

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Farsi

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1003984436

Office locations

The Alavy Foot & Ankle Institute

741 S Orange Ave, Suite 101

West Covina, CA 91790

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Dr. Alavy has been great so far. I've been going to him several times due to my foot issue and we are taking it step by step. He doesn't just write you a prescription which I hate taking pills.
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Doctor Alavynejad has always been gracious, professional, and keeps his appointment schedule. We would use no one else !
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Great doctor,explained the procedure step by step thanks Dr.Bob.
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We were extremely happy with the whole experience at the doctors office. Felt like the way doctor's took care of patience in the old days !! Thanks for restoring our faith..Dorothy Hansen.
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I think he is very good at what he does! !
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Made me feel like I was part of his family. Recommend Dr. Bob to all my friends and family and I will be visiting again soon.
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GREAT DOC AND A GREAT GUY... TRULY CONCERNED WITH HIS PATIENT'S WELFARE AND IMPROVING THEIR CONDITION..
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Extremely friendly, patient and thorough. He made my daughter very comfortable and took his time explaining the injury so we could clearly understand the best treatment options. This is the first time ever rating a doctor and we couldn't havestarted out with a better person. Thank you so much for taking care of my daughter. She can't wait to get back to playing soccer!!!
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The Doctor was very nice and knowledgeable. We will definitely return for more care in the future !!
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He was very informative and gave me several options as to what to do about my condition.
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Dr Alvavynejad was very friendly and professional. Right away he put me at ease and explained what my problem was and the procedure he was going to do. He is very passionate about his work and his patients comfort. I wouldrecommend him to anyone with foot aliments. I know I will be going back to him for my foot care.
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He is very caring and has the patient's interest at heart.
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Very professional I soon as I walk in I thought I made the right choice, he's staff is great and make me feel welcome.
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The doctor is very personable, knowledgeable and very thorough. The office visit was a pleasant experience, and I felt I was in good professional hands. I was nervous about my condition, but he put me at ease right away. I highly recommend Dr. Alavy.
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