Dr. Arya Nick Shamie MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
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Dr. Arya Shamie has 4 office locations.
UCLA Spine Center
1131 Wilshire Blvd
Ste 100
Wilshire-Montana, Santa Monica, CA 90401

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(51)
Patient comments (38)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Arya Shamie, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Neurological Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Shamie has been reviewed by 51 patients who have provided 38 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5208333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5208333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5625 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6170212765957 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5416666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5416666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 23 areas:
  • Clinical Research
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infection
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Metabolic Bone Diseases
  • Microsurgery
  • Neuroendoscopy
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
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Education & Awards

Dr. Shamie graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Orthopedic Surgery, Pico, Santa Monica, CA

Affiliations

Dr. Shamie has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 
  • UCLA Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Shamie accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 14 plans
  • LA Care Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Humana - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • Unicare - 3 plans

Languages

  • Farsi

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Arya N. Shamie practice?
Dr. Arya Shamie practices Neurological Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
See Santa Monica Neurological Surgeons, Santa Monica Surgeons, and Santa Monica Orthopedic Surgeons.