Dr. Melikian was recently recognized by Becker's Spine Review as a "Spine Surgeon Leader to Know".
Rojeh Melikian, MD, is an orthopedic spinal surgeon with DISC Sports & Spine Center in Marina del Rey, Calif.
Dr. Melikian earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles, and completed his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He also completed a fellowship in spine surgery at Emory University in Atlanta.
While at Harvard, Dr. Melikian received the Partners in Excellence Award, and upon graduation he was the recipient of the Harvard Orthopaedic Surgery Thesis Day Award for best clinical presentation for his work on spinal infections.
Dr. Melikian's areas of interest include cervical and lumbar degenerative spine surgery, lateral-access and anterior surgery, minimally invasive treatments, spinal trauma and tumors.
As a resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, Dr. Melikian cared for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
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discmdgroup DISC Sports and Spine Center (DISC) is one of America’s foremost providers of minimally invasive spine procedures and advanced arthroscopic techniques. Our individually picked, highly specialized physicians apply both established and innovative solutions to diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate their patients in a one-stop, multi-disciplinary setting. With a wide range of specialists under one roof, the result is an unmatched continuity of care with more efficiency, less stress for the patient, and a zero MRSA infection rate. Read more articles by discmdgroup.