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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Payam Moazzaz is Excellent. Dr. Moazzaz has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Moazzaz graduated from University of California at Davis. He has 13 awards.

University of Texas Center on Aging Research Award, April 2003
Oustanding Student in Surgery Award, 2005
33rd International Sun Valley Hard Tissue Workshop Young Investigator Award, Aug 2003
Palomar Medical Center Junior Volunteer Scholarship, 1996
UC Davis Ernest M. Gold Award for Excellence, 2004
Paul Lipscomb Award for Excellence in Orthopaedics, 2005
University of California, Berkeley Alumni Scholarship, 1996-2000
University of California Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Scholarship, 1998-2000
UC Alumni Scholar's Association Roy B. Christie Endowment, 1998-2000
UC Davis Predoctoral Research Fellowship
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Moazzaz has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Scripps Green Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Payam Moazzaz MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 7 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Payam Moazzaz practice?
Dr. Payam Moazzaz has 2 office locations.
Dr. Payam Moazzaz practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Oceanside, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
See Oceanside Surgeons.