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Amir A. Vokshoor, MD

Accepting New Patients
2001 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 760W
Santa Monica, CA 90404
2285.2 miles away
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers
Speaks: Persian (Farsi) and English
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Pacific Spine Institute

2001 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 760W, Santa Monica, CA 90404

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About Amir A. Vokshoor

Dr. Vokshoor’s neurosurgical team aims to deliver the highest level of care with compassion and empathy. Through a fusion of scientific innovation and evidence based best practices and with world class surgical expertise he continues to create state-of-the-art treatment algorithms in the minimalistic treatment of the brain and spinal disorders

Medical School

The Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
1996

Internship

Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, OH
1997

Residency

Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, OH
2002

Fellowship

University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL
2001

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Pacific Spine Institute
2001 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 760W
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Pacific Spine Institute - West Hills
7230 Medical Center Drive, Suite 503
West Hills, CA 91307

Pacific Spine Institute - Santa Monica
2811 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 850
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Medical Groups & Affiliations
Saint John's Physician Partners Affiliated Providers

Affiliated Locations
Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center
Providence Saint John's Health Center

Clinical Interests

  • Accessory Nerve Disease
  • Accessory Nerve Injury
  • Acoustic Neurofibromatosis
  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Adolescent Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Spine Deformity
  • Adult Deformity Surgery
  • Adult Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Adult Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anaplastic Mixed Glioma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cervical Spine Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Spine Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Anterior Spine Fusion
  • Anterior Spine Surgery
  • Anterior Temporal Lobectomy
  • Anterior Thoracic Spine Fusion
  • Anterior Vertebral Body Tethering
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Artificial Disc Replacement Surgery In The Cervical Spine
  • Artificial Disc Replacement Surgery In The Lumbar Spine
  • Artificial Disc Replacement Surgery In The Thoracic Spine
  • Astrocytic Cancer
  • Atlantoaxial Rotary Subluxation
  • Awake Brain Surgery
  • Awake Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Awake Craniotomy
  • Back Hair Tufts
  • Back Injury
  • Back Surgery
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Brain
  • Berry Aneurysm
  • Biological Enhancement Of Spine Fusions
  • Biopsy Of Brain
  • Biopsy Of Skull
  • Bone Growth Stimulator
  • Brachial Nerve Tumors
  • Brain Laceration
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Brain Surgery
  • Bulging Disc
  • Burr Hole
  • Burst Fracture
  • Carotid Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cavernous Hemangioma
  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis
  • Central Venous Stenosis
  • Cerebellar Anomalies
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Cerebral Cyst
  • Cerebral Decompression
  • Cerebral Edema
  • Cerebral Hernia
  • Cerebral Palsy Spine Disorders
  • Cerebral Revascularization
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
  • Cerebrovascular Bypass Surgery
  • Cervical Collar
  • Cervical Decompression
  • Cervical Deformity
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Disc Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Laminoplasty
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Cervical Spine Deformities
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Fusion
  • Cervical Spine Injection
  • Cervical Spine Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Spine Stress Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Spondylosis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chiari Decompression
  • Cingulotomy
  • Clipping Of Brain Aneurysm
  • Coccygectomy
  • Coccyx Fracture
  • Coccyx Injury
  • Colloid Cyst
  • Complex Spine Deformities
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Compression Fracture
  • Compression Fracture Surgery
  • Congenital Brain And Spine Malformations
  • Congenital Scoliosis
  • Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Cortical Tuber
  • Cranial Nerve Injury
  • Cranial Nerve Repair
  • Cranial Vault Malformations
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniocele
  • Craniocervical Junction Surgery
  • Craniotomy
  • Csf Shunt Removal
  • Decompression Laminectomy
  • Decompression Neck Surgery
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Deep Brain Stimulation (Asleep)
  • Deep Brain Stimulation (Awake)
  • Deep Brain Stimulation For Dystonia
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Cervical Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Spine
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Conditions
  • Direct Lateral Approach
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disc Surgery
  • Diskectomy
  • Dorsal Column Stimulator
  • Dural Tear
  • Electrical Sacral Stimulation
  • Encephalocele Repair
  • Encephaloduroarteriosynangiosis (Edas)
  • Endoscopic Endonasal Approach
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Enuresis
  • Eos Xray Machine
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Hemorrhage
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Epilepsy Surgery Evaluation
  • Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass
  • Extradural Abscess
  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Facet Surgery
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Filar Cyst
  • Filum Terminale Lipoma
  • Flatback Syndrome Post Harrington Rods
  • Flow Diversion For Cerebral Aneurysms
  • Foraminotomy
  • Forestier's Disease
  • Ganglioglioneurocytoma
  • Growing Rods
  • Head Reconstruction
  • Hemispherectomy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Herniation Syndrome
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Image Guided Biopsy Of The Spine
  • Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Instrumented Anterior Cervical Discectomy, Fusion (Acdf)
  • Interlaminar Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Interspinous Device Placement
  • Intracept Procedure
  • Intracranial Abscess
  • Intracranial Arterial Bypass
  • Intracranial Arterial Occlusion
  • Intracranial Hemangioma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intracranial Hypotension
  • Intradiscal Injection
  • Intradiscal Steroid Injection
  • Intraspinal Abscess
  • Jarcho Levin Syndrome
  • Joint Injection
  • Juvenile Scoliosis
  • Klippel Feil Syndrome
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lateral Access Spine Surgery
  • Lesionectomy
  • Lobectomy Of Brain
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Surgery
  • Lower Back Injury
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Drain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Instability
  • Lumbar Scoliosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion
  • Lumbar Spine Injection
  • Lumbar Spine Stress Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spondylolisthesis
  • Lumbar Spondylosis
  • Lumbar Tumor Surgery
  • Lumboperitoneal Shunt Placement
  • Lumbosacral Plexus Lesions
  • Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
  • Magnetic Expansion Control
  • Medial Branch Blocks
  • Mehta Casting
  • Meningocele
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microneurosurgery Of Trigeminal Nerve Repair
  • Microsurgery Of The Cervical Spine
  • Microsurgery Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Microsurgery Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Microsurgical Laminoplasty
  • Migraine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Partial Lumbar Discectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Mri Guided Focused Ultrasound
  • Multilevel Cervical Arthroplasty
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Myelitis/Myelopathy
  • Myelopathy Surgery
  • Navigation Spine Surgery
  • Neck Pain
  • Needle Biopsy Of Brain
  • Needle Biopsy Of Cerebral Meninges
  • Nerve Compression Of The Cervical Spine
  • Nerve Compression Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Nerve Compression Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Nerve Decompression
  • Neural Foraminal Stenosis
  • Neuroablation
  • Neuroendoscopy
  • Non Invasive Scoliosis Treatment
  • Non Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Non Surgical Coccyx Fracture Care
  • Nonunion Fracture Of The Spine
  • Occipito Cervical Fusion
  • Odontoid Fractures
  • Open Biopsy Of Brain
  • Optic Nerve Decompression
  • Optic Nerve Surgery
  • Orbital Nerve Decompression
  • Parkinson's Disease (Pd) Surgery
  • Pars Injection
  • Pediatric Spine Deformity
  • Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy
  • Percutaneous Trigeminal Rhizotomy
  • Perimedullary Fistula
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pial Synangiosis
  • Pineal Gland Parenchymal Tumor
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Post Laminectomy Kyphosis
  • Post Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy And Fusion
  • Posterior Cervical Laminotomy
  • Posterior Cervical Spine Fusion
  • Posterior Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Laminectomy With Fusion, Without Instrumentation
  • Posterior Lumbar Laminectomy With Instrumentation And Fusion
  • Posterior Lumbar Spine Fusion
  • Posterior Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Spine Fusion
  • Posterior Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Thoracic Spine Fusion
  • Posterior Thoracic Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Vertebral Column Resection
  • Preoperative Embolization
  • Primary Brain Tumor
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Of Metastatic Spine Tumors
  • Repair Of Brain
  • Repair Of Failed Fusions
  • Resection Of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (Avm)
  • Rhizotomy Surgery Of Trigeminal Nerve Pain
  • Rigo Cheneau Bracing
  • Robotic Assisted Neurosurgery
  • Robotic Spine Surgery
  • Ruptured Brain Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Intervertebral Disc
  • Sacral Dimples
  • Sacral Fracture
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sacroiliac Joint Surgery
  • Schmorl's Nodes
  • Schroth Therapy
  • Schwannoma Neurilemmoma
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis Bracing
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
  • Severe Kyphotic Deformities
  • Severe Lordotic Deformities
  • Shevel Procedure
  • Smith Petersen Osteotomy
  • Spasticity
  • Spasticity Management
  • Spasticity Of Spine/Back
  • Spinal Abscess
  • Spinal Abscess Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fusion
  • Spinal Cord Anomalies
  • Spinal Cord Compression
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Cyst
  • Spinal Cyst Removal
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Intervention
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Stenosis Surgery
  • Spinal Tethering For Scoliosis
  • Spine Arthritis
  • Spine Decompression Surgery
  • Spine Deformity
  • Spine Deformity Correction Surgery
  • Spine Embolization
  • Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Spine Fusion
  • Spine Ganglion Cyst
  • Spine Hardware Removal
  • Spine Injection
  • Spine Injury
  • Spine Instrumentation
  • Spine Mets
  • Spine Microsurgery
  • Spine Osteotomy
  • Spine Reconstruction
  • Spine Revision
  • Spine Stapling
  • Spine Stress Fracture
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spine Tumor
  • Spondylectomy
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis Surgery
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Surgery
  • Sports Related Cervical Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Coccyx Injury
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Sports Related Lumbar Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sports Related Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Thoracic Spine Injury
  • Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy
  • Stereotactic Brain Biopsy
  • Stereotactic Eeg
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Spine Radiosurgery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subcaudate Tractotomy
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hygroma
  • Surgery For Sciatica
  • Surgery For Spasticity
  • Surgical Ligation Of Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Surgical Treatment Of Myelopathy
  • Sympathetic Nerve Block
  • Synovial Cyst
  • Tenotomy
  • Thoracic Disc Disease
  • Thoracic Herniated Disc
  • Thoracic Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Laminectomy
  • Thoracic Spinal Stenosis
  • Thoracic Spine Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture Surgery
  • Thoracic Spine Fusion
  • Thoracic Spine Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Stress Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Surgery
  • Thoracic Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spondylosis
  • Three Column Osteotomy
  • Topectomy
  • Transnasal Repair Csf Leak
  • Transpetrosal Approaches
  • Transpsoas Approach
  • Transthoracic Discectomy
  • Tubular Discectomy
  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression
  • Ulnar Nerve Surgery
  • Vagal Nerve Stimulator
  • Vagal Stimulation
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation
  • Vascular Brain Tumors
  • Vascular Malformation Of The Head And Neck
  • Vater Syndrome
  • Ventricular Shunt
  • Ventriculo Peritoneal Shunt
  • Ventriculocisternostomy
  • Ventriculostomy
  • Vertebrae Surgery
  • Vertebral Column Resection
  • Vertebral Stapling
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib
  • Visualase Thermal Laser Ablation