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Dr. Ehsan Saadat, MD

Spine Specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Saadat studied BioEngineering at UC Berkeley and earned his MD from UC San Francisco School of Medicine. During the course of his undergraduate and medical studies, Dr. Saadat was heavily involved in advanced musculoskeletal imaging research, focusing on high-field MRI technologies in developing a better understanding of arthritis involving the joints of the knee and the spine. After finishing medical school, Dr. Saadat completed his orthopaedic surgical training at Harvard. While at Harvard, he was part of the team who took care of the victims of the Boston marathon bombing. As a resident, he served as the editor of the Orthopaedic Journal at Harvard Medical School, and was chosen 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 Emory Spine Center, widely regarded as one of the most prestigious spine fellowships in the United States. 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’s expertise with the most advanced surgical techniques helps patients get back to the life they love more quickly. Dr. Saadat is a caring and thoughtful physician. He cares for his patients as if they are family, spends a lot of time with them, and actively involves his patients in the decisions about their care.

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Spine Specialist

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Education and training

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

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1972899433

Office locations

Los Angeles Orthopaedic Institute

38660 Medical Center Drive, Suite A250

Palmdale, CA 93551

Los Angeles Orthopaedic Institute

4955 Van Nuys Boulevard, Suite 615

Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

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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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Very productive.
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