NAVID GHALAMBOR, M.D. ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY
SHOULDER AND ELBOW SURGERY
UPPER EXTREMITY/HAND TRAUMA DIPLOMATE AMERICAN BOARD OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY
THE HAND CARE CENTER SHOULDER AND ELBOW INSTITUTE
Dr. Ghalambor received his medical degree from the University Of Southern California School Of Medicine. He subsequently completed his orthopaedic residency training at the Los Angeles County-USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has completed a Shoulder Arthroscopy and Reconstruction Fellowship at Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. He has also had fellowship training in Adult Arthritis and Reconstruction at UCLA/Orthopaedic Hospital of Los Angeles. Dr. Ghalambor was awarded the California State Graduate Fellowship while at USC School of Medicine and was a Dean’s Scholar.
His Clinical interests include arthroscopic management of rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability, and adhesive capsulitis “frozen shoulder.” Other clinical interests include sports injuries, arthroscopic surgery and upper extremity/hand traumatic injuries.
Dr. Ghalambor has several publications in orthopaedic surgery journals in the areas of shoulder instability, shoulder arthroplasty, adhesive capsulitis, as well as sports injuries and orthopaedic trauma. He has given numerous presentations at national meetings of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
He is currently active in multiple research projects and is clinical instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the sports service in the USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Ghalambor is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is an active member in several organizations including Arthroscopy Association of North America and International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.
Dr. Ghalambor is a member of California Orthopaedic Association and Orange County Medical Association. He is also a member of the Southern California Society for Surgery of the Hand and has been voted as being one to the “Top Doctors” in Orange County by Orange Coast Magazine.