Dr. John R Ehteshami MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John Ehteshami is an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Arrowhead Hospital and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Ehteshami accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at Arrowhead Hospital and one of 18 at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Clinical Interests: Cervical Vertebrae

Education & Medical Training

Hospital For Special Surg
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2003 - 2008

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 2001 - 2002

Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine, 2008 - 2009

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Adenoviral-mediated gene transfer of human bone morphogenetic protein-13 does not improve rotator cuff healing in a rat model.
Gulotta, L.V., Kovacevic, D., Packer, J.D., Ehteshami, J.R., Rodeo, S.A.

Stem cells genetically modified with the developmental gene MT1-MMP improve regeneration of the supraspinatus tendon-to-bone insertion site.
Gulotta, L.V., Kovacevic, D., Montgomery, S., Ehteshami, J.R., Packer, J.D., Rodeo, S.A.

The effect of matrix metalloproteinase inhibition on tendon-to-bone healing in a rotator cuff repair model.
Bedi, A., Kovacevic, D., Hettrich, C., Gulotta, L.V., Ehteshami, J.R., Warren, R.F., Rodeo, S.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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