Dr. Karim Abdollahi MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Karim Abdollahi is an orthopedic surgeon in Laguna Beach, California and is affiliated with Mission Hospital Laguna Beach. He received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Mission Hospital Laguna Beach who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mission Hospital Laguna Beach

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1993–1998

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1991

University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1992

Loma Linda University
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1998–1999

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Hand Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Treatment of chronic osteomyelitis with muscle flaps.
Patzakis, M. J., Abdollahi, K., Sherman, R., Holtom, P. D., Wilkins, J.

Comparison of intravenous and oral antibiotic therapy in the treatment of fractures caused by low-velocity gunshots. A prospective, randomized study of infection rates.
Knapp, T. P., Patzakis, M. J., Lee, J., Seipel, P. R., Abdollahi, K., Reisch, R. B.

Estimation of defect volume in segmental defects of the tibia and femur.
Abdollahi, K., Kumar, P. J., Shepherd, L., Patzakis, M. J.

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