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Shahan V. Yacoubian, M.D.

Languages: Armenian, English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Shahan Yacoubian is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in joint replacement surgery, complex revision surgery (previously implanted joint replacements) and trauma/fracture surgery. He is a general partner of Orthopaedics Surgery Specialists. Fellowship trained in adult hip and knee replacement and reconstructive surgery at the world renowned Harvard Medical School's Brigham & Women's Hospital, Dr. Yacoubian cares for a wide spectrum of joint diseases from the initial onset of cartilage degradation to complex joint replacement surgery. Dr. Yacoubian is the only fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center focusing on joint replacements; other orthopaedic surgeons throughout the greater Los Angeles area frequently refer patients to Dr. Shahan Yacoubian because of his expertise in joint replacement surgery. Dr. Yacoubian has extensive surgical experience in the care of arthritis patients using advanced operative techniques in cartilage preservation procedures (ACI/Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation), osteotomies, partial knee replacements, total joint replacements (with minimally invasive techniques), complex revisions, and fracture surgery. Dr. Yacoubian remains active in both community and physician education, routinely participating in educational lectures throughout the community, nationally, and internationally. He continues to actively publish research articles in the orthopaedic literature, and is a member American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS), the prestigious American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS), the Californian Orthopaedic Association (COA) and the Western Orthopaedic Association (WOA).
Education
Institution
Type
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine, Hershey, PA
Medical School
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine, Bronx , NY
Internship
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine, Bronx , NY
Residency
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Fellowship
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • Direct Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Hip Arthroplasty
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Hip Revision
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Revision
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
 
Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists
2625 West Alameda Avenue Suite 116
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 841-5974
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center