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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
18 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kourosh Shamlou is Excellent. Dr. Shamlou has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Kourosh Shamlou, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 19 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Dislocations
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteochondritis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Stress Fractures
  • Synovitis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger Disorder
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Shamlou graduated from Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Shamlou has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Community Hospital of Long Beach 
  • Coast Plaza Doctors Hospital 


  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • Persian

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Additional Information
Dr. Kourosh Kevin Shamlou MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kourosh K. Shamlou practice?
Dr. Kourosh Shamlou has 3 office locations.
Dr. Kourosh Shamlou practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Downey, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Tustin, CA and Riverside, CA.
See Downey Orthopedic Surgeons.