Dr. Parviz K Amid MD Surgeon

Dr. Parviz Amid is a surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 51 doctors at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Harper - Grace Hospitals - Grace
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1969

Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1969 - 1972

Mercy Hospital Medical Center (Baltimore MD)
Internship, Transitional Year, 1967 - 1968

Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Persistent orchialgia after inguinal hernia repair: diagnosis, neuroanatomy, and surgical management : Invited comment to: Role of orchiectomy in severe testicular pain and inguinal hernia surgery: audit of Finnish patient insurance centre. Rönka K, Viron
Chen, D. C.,Amid, P. K.

Chronic pain and quality of life after transinguinal preperitoneal (TIPP) inguinal hernia repair: a few tips on TIPP.
Chen, D. C.,Amid, P. K.

Operative Management of Refractory Neuropathic Inguinodynia by a Laparoscopic Retroperitoneal Approach.
Chen, D. C.,Hiatt, J. R.,Amid, P. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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