Orthopedic Surgery, Spine Surgery
University of Pennsylvania B.A. (Computer Engineering & Pre-med)
George Washington University (Doctor of Medicine)
INTERNSHIP & RESIDENCY
University of Virginia (Department of Surgery & Orthopedic Surgery)
UCLA (Department of Orthopedic Surgery)
Los Angeles, California
Currently Dr. Etemad is a full-time member of Southern California Orthopedic/Sports Medicine Center. His clinical practice focuses on diagnosis and treatment of spinal injuries and disorders. He provides a full array of treatments for spinal pathology including, but not limited to, non-operative treatment of spinal strains, sprains, herniated discs, radiculopathy, myelopathy, fractures, and dislocations. His non-operative treatment modalities include physical therapy, epidural steroid injections, and facet joint injections. Dr. Etemad is a big believer on trying the conservative approach to pain management.