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Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
8 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nader Pouratian is Good. Dr. Pouratian has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Dystonia
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Facial Pain
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Primary Headache Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Tremor

Education & Awards

Dr. Pouratian graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 4 awards.

2011 UCLA Neurosurgery Quality Care Award
2010 UCLA Scholar in Translational Medicine
Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2014)


Dr. Pouratian has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 


  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • Farsi
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Nader Pouratian MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 8 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Nader Pouratian practice?
Dr. Nader Pouratian has 2 office locations.
Dr. Nader Pouratian practices Neurological Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Santa Monica, CA.
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