Cambize Shahrdar, MD
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Dr. Shahrdar obtained his undergraduate education at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla., and obtained his medical degree at the University of Miami School of Medicine. Following that he completed an internship and residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport where he served as chief resident. Upon completion of his residency was awarded a one year fellowship in joint reconstruction at Centinela Hospital in Los Angeles, Calif. under the direction of Dr. Lawrence Dorr. , followed by an additional one year fellowship in pelvic and acetabular fracture and anterior hip replacement surgery under the mentorship of Dr. Joel Matta, again, in Los Angeles, California, Good Samaritan Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
He returned to Shreveport as a partner in The Orthopaedic Clinic where he introduced the innovative anterior total hip replacement procedure to Northwest Louisiana. As of 2017, he has performed over 2,000 anterior total hip replacements.
Throughout his career, Dr. Shahrdar has authored and coauthored numerous scientific papers and participated in presentations at clinical meetings. He has also actively taught many orthopaedic residents and other practicing surgeons the anterior approach to hip replacement as well as the gap balancing technique in knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Shahrdar is Board certified and Re-Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Shahrdar is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and American College of Surgeons. In Shreveport he has cared for patients not only at Willis-Knighton but also at LSU Health Sciences Center, Overton Brooks VA Medical Center and Shriners Hospital for children.