Amir Mostofi

Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Amir Mostofi, MD

Areas of treatment:

Carpal tunnel syndrome
Hand and wrist surgery
Sports injuries
Arthritis and nerve problems of the hand, wrist and elbow

Specialty:

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Department:

  • Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Languages:

  • English
  • Farsi

Amir Mostofi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Practicing location:

  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

Dr. Mostofi devotes his practice to hand, wrist and elbow injuries. He has expertise in caring for common hand problems such as carpal tunnel syndrome as well as fractures, sports injuries, arthritis and nerve problems of the hand, wrist and elbow. Dr. Amir Mostofi attended high school in Bakersfield, Calif., where he volunteered at several hospitals and discovered his passion to pursue a career in medicine. As a pre-medical student at UCLA, he graduated Magna Cum Laude and with departmental honors in physiological sciences. Dr. Mostofi moved to Chicago, Ill., to attend medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. He was inducted in the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society and graduated at the top of his medical school class. Dr. Mostofi has authored several book chapters and peer reviewed publications. He dedicated his last year of training at Brown University specializing in hand, upper extremity and microvascular surgery. Training under the direction of two world renowned leaders in hand surgery, Dr. Mostofi has gained tremendous expertise in the management of complex hand disorders. He has finally returned home to Southern California, joining the Keck Medical Center of USC.

Education:

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Internships:

University of Connecticut

Residencies:

University of Connecticut

Fellowships:

Brown University

Certifications:

Board Certified Hand Surgeon

Professional society memberships:

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Awards:

Magna Cum Laude
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society