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About Dr. Jacob Amrani MD
Dr. Jacob Amrani, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Scottsdale, AZ, with another office in Phoenix, AZ. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Amrani is affiliated with HONORHEALTH DEER VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center and Scottsdale Healthcare-Thompson Peak. He speaks English.
Dr. Jacob Amrani has 2 locations
2735 W Union Hills Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85027
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Dr. Jacob Amrani has the following 2 specialties
- Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
An osteopath is a physician who is trained in the philosophy of osteopathic medicine. These doctors have a D.O. degree which stands for Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, as opposed to M.D. for Medical Doctor.
Osteopathic medicine differs from conventional medicine, which is sometimes referred to as allopathic medicine, in that they incorporate a type of manual therapy called Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) into their treatment in which they manipulate the spine in order to relieve pain when other methods have not been successful. This is reflective of the philosophical difference between the two types of physicians; osteopaths are trained to treat the body as a whole in the belief that the body is structured with the ability to heal itself while medical doctors treat specific illnesses or symptoms.
Overall, osteopaths and medical doctors in the US are both equally qualified to treat patients and they work in the same settings and provide the same treatments.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
Dr. Jacob Amrani has the following 3 expertise
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Dr. Jacob Amrani is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Self-verified patient of Dr. Jacob Amrani - Posted on August 20th, 2018
This so called Dr. Should have this title ripped from him as he does not deserve to be called one. This man opened up my father's spine for a decompression and we would have never tried it knowing this man would leave my father dying with a gram negative infection on the bed while he decided to go on vacation. He didn't do the surgery properly and my father was opened back up again 4 more times and contracted sedif* and almost died again. My father walked into this hopsital and 6 most later was lucky to be alive and is now stuck in a walker. He left bone fragments in my dad and the anesthesiologist had to preform the last surgery that amrani refused to come back and due. His bedside manner was deplorable and it was the worst experience I have ever had dealing with anyedical proffesional ever. Please consider anyone else but this man if you or your loved one is about to go under his knife. God bless
This doctor is the worst
Self-verified patient of Dr. Jacob Amrani - Posted on February 8th, 2018
Dr. Amrani is the worst.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Jacob Amrani - Posted on August 15th, 2017
No fused discs
Self-verified patient of Dr. Jacob Amrani - Posted on February 16th, 2017
Dr Amrani told me at different times that I was to have L 4&5 fused. I was in horrible pain for one year after the surgery. Then I went to a real surgeon at Barrows and they didn't find any indication that any fusion had taken place. L 4&5 had no hardware that would have been found. I had the surgery perfomed and have had no problem since.
Self-verified patient of Dr. Jacob Amrani - Posted on June 8th, 2016
Dr. Amrani is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Scottsdale Healthcare-Thompson Peak
Thompson Peak Hospital
Banner Thunderbird BHC
Shea Medical Center
35 Years Experience
New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1982
Dr. Jacob Amrani Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- First Health PPO
- Health Net AZ PPO HSA
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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