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Andrew Rah, MD

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Andrew Rah has been in the field of orthopaedics, sub-specializing in spine surgery since 1997.

Dr. Rah’s Specialties Include:

  • Degenerative Disk Disease
  • Disc Herniations
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Instability
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
  • Disc Replacement Surgery

He has extensive experience in non-operative and operative treatment of spinal disorders. He performs microscope-assisted cervical and lumbar procedures, motion preservation procedures (disc replacement), and minimally invasive fusion and decompression treatments.

Dr. Rah’s professional goal is to provide compassionate, quality care to patients with spinal disorders. He has presented research at national spine meetings and has published scientific articles and chapters in spine textbooks. “I find spinal ailments—either surgical or non-surgical—to be another level of challenge,” he says. “It’s rewarding when someone comes in with nerve pain and I can help that pain go away. It’s life changing to that individual.” In 2008, Dr. Rah relocated from the South Bay to the West San Fernando Valley. When outside the office, he enjoys spending any spare moments he has with his wife and three boys. He also enjoys exercising and travelling.

Education & Training

Dr. Rah received his undergraduate degree in biology from Brown University and his medical degree from New York Medical College, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He completed his surgical internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at NYU-Hospital for joint disease. After completing his residency, Dr. Rah completed a spine surgery fellowship at Rancho Los Amigos Rehabilitation Center.

Dr. Rah’s Certifications and Memberships Include:

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the North American Spine Society
  • California Orthopaedic Association
  • Association, American Medical Association and Los Angeles County Medical Association