Payam Farjoodi, MD

Dr. Payam Farjoodi is an orthopedic surgeon affiliated with Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center. He attended the prestigious Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland and completed his internship and residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Dr. Farjoodi has published numerous articles about orthopedic surgery and spine surgery in peer review journals, and has taught courses on the latest surgical techniques available, both nationally and internationally. He has served as a contributing team physician for the Baltimore Orioles and contributed to the care of the U.S. Naval Academy football team. Dr. Farjoodi believes in taking time with his patients, carefully explaining each patient’s condition in detail, and developing personalized treatment options for his patients. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Farsi.

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Spine Conditions

  • Compression Fracture (Trauma)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc – Cervical
  • Herniated Disc - Lumbar
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stenosis – Cervical

Website

http://payamfarjoodi.com

This physician is a member of the MemorialCare Physician Society, which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Date Completed:
May 2005
Type:
Internship
Institution:
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Date Completed:
July 2006
Type:
Residency
Institution:
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Date Completed:
July 2010
Type:
Fellowship
Institution:
UC San Diego Medical Center
Date Completed:
August 2011

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