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Dr. Ehsan Saadat, MD

Spine Specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon

Sherman Oaks, CA

About Dr. Ehsan Saadat

Dr. Ehsan Saadat is a Harvard and Emory-trained orthopaedic spine surgeon, with special expertise in minimally invasive, motion preserving and complex revision spine surgery. Dr. Saadat studied biomedical engineering at UC Berkeley and earned his MD from UC San Francisco School of Medicine. During the course of his studies, Dr. Saadat was heavily involved in advanced musculoskeletal imaging research, focusing on advanced MRI technologies in developing a better understanding of disorders of the spine. After finishing medical school, Dr. Saadat completed his orthopaedic surgical training at Harvard, where he received extensive training in complex spinal surgery and scoliosis. While at Harvard, he was part of the team who took care of the victims of the Boston marathon bombing. He also served as the chief editor of the Orthopaedic Journal at Harvard Medical School, and was honored as chief resident at Massachusetts General Hospital during his last year of training. After finishing general orthopaedic training, Dr. Saadat then completed a spine surgery fellowship at the prestigious Emory Spine Center. There, he gained further experience in the full spectrum of spine surgery, ranging from treatment of challenging spinal deformities to cutting-edge techniques such as motion-preserving cervical laminoplasty, as well as minimally-invasive surgery. Dr. Saadat has authored numerous research publications covering a wide range of topics in orthopaedics and spine surgery, and is frequently invited to present his work at national and international conferences. He has authored multiple book chapters, and has heavily contributed to the newest authoritative textbook of techniques in spine surgery (https://www.amazon.com/Emorys-Illustrated-Tricks-Spine-Surgery/dp/149637519X)

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Accountable Health Plan of Ohio
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Spine Specialist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center
  • Northridge Hospital Medical Center

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of California, San Francisco, Doctor of Medicine
  • Harvard University, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Emory University, Fellowship in Spine Surgery

Professional memberships

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1972899433

Dr. Ehsan Saadat's office locations

Los Angeles Orthopaedic Institute

4955 Van Nuys Boulevard, Suite 615

Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

Los Angeles Orthopaedic Institute

38660 Medical Center Drive, Suite A250

Palmdale, CA 93551

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Very nice ! Very professional !
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Dr. Saadat was awesome. He listened to my concerns and was extremely thorough in evaluating me. I feel so much better after seeing him.
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Worth the long wait. Dr. Is thorough, patient and professional.
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Very professional, excellent listener. He did a thorough exam to address my concern and examine my spine and joints. I highly recommend you to go see him. He very patient and knowledgeable as well!
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I like that he was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was interested in me as a patient and my well being was priority to him.
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