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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Neurological Surgeon, Surgeon
17 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (42)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Arya Shamie, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Neurological Surgeon, Surgeon is Good. Dr. Shamie has been reviewed by 77 patients who have provided 42 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Arya Shamie, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 27 areas:
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Clinical Research
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Metabolic Bone Diseases
  • Microsurgery
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuroendoscopy
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Fractures
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Education & Awards

Dr. Shamie graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 10 awards.

SRS Dawson Traveling fellowship
Named on Top 50 Spine Surgeon in America
Castle Connonlly's Top Doctors in Southern California
America's Most Compassionate Doctors, 2010 (Rated & awarded by patients)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Santa Monica, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Castle Connoly *


Dr. Shamie has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 
  • UCLA Medical Center 


  • Farsi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Arya Nick Shamie MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Arya N. Shamie practice?
Dr. Arya Shamie has 4 office locations.
Dr. Arya Shamie practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA and Tucson, AZ.
See Santa Monica Surgeons.