About Me

Shahryar Ahmadi, MD, FRCSC is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in treating shoulder and elbow surgery with Memorial Orthopedic Surgical Group in Long Beach.

He received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences and residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Toronto Medical School.  Dr. Ahmadi then completed his fellowship in shoulder & elbow surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.  He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Canadian Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Ahmadi served as the Director, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery and Associate Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Arkansas.  This included responsibilities at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics.  He taught and trained residents, fellows and orthopedic surgeons and the program grew under his leadership.

His research focuses on high-energy proximal humerus fractures (PHF) in geriatrics, muscle fatty degeneration with his work published in multiple peer-reviewed journals.  He is a member of the American Shoulder & Elbow Surgeons (ASES), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), and a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.

Dr. Ahmadi and his wife enjoy exploring and new adventures in So. CA as recent transplants.  He enjoys gardening, opera, and cooking.

  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
Areas of Interest:
  • Shoulder arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, superior capsular reconstruction
  • Biceps injury
  • Shoulder instability
  • Muscle transfers around shoulder and elbow
  • Shoulder arthroplasty, complex reconstruction
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Elbow instability, ligament reconstruction
  • Elbow arthroplasty, complex reconstruction
  • Upper extremity trauma and fractures
  • Upper extremity deformities


Provider Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of Care

  • Shoulder Replacement Surgery


Medical Education

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Residency - Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Toronto, Canada

Fellowship – Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN

Locations & Affiliations


Memorial Orthopaedic Surgical Group

2760 Atlantic Avenue

Long Beach, CA

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Commercial HMO
Anthem Commercial HMO
BlueShield Commercial HMO
Cigna Commercial HMO
Health Net Commercial HMO
UHC Commercial HMO
Anthem Vivity HMO
Anthem Pathway HMO
BlueShield Trio Commercial HMO
Cigna Value/Select HMO
UHC Harmony Commercial HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
BlueShield Medicare Advantage HMO
Health Net Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
SCAN Medicare Advantage HMO
UHC AARP Medicare Advantage HMO
Boeing MemorialCare Health Alliance ACO
Centivo ACO