Arizona
John Ehteshami, M.D.
Board-Certified Surgeon
Medical Training

Medical School
Thomas Jefferson University - The Rothman Institute

Internship
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Residency
Hospital for Special Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship
Rush University Medical Center, Spine Surgery

Affiliations:
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Orthopaedic Research Society
Foundation of Orthopaedics and Complex Spine: Volunteer Surgeon
HonorHealth Deer Valley Medical Center
Abrazo Arrowhead Campus
Dignity

Licensures:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Arizona State Medical License

Dr. Ehteshami is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in treating spine conditions. After receiving an engineering bachelor’s degree at the University of California, Berkeley in 1993, he went to Thomas Jefferson University, in Philadelphia, to complete his medical doctorate. After graduation, he was an intern at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, NY, and stayed in the city to do a Spine Surgery residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery, which has repeatedly been ranked the No. 1 orthopedic program by U.S. News and World Report. He was then a fellow in Orthopaedic Surgery at Chicago, IL’s Rush University Medical Center.

After completing his training and fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, Dr. Ehteshami worked in orthopaedic surgery research, before moving to Scottsdale, AZ, where, in addition to work with North American Spine, he has been part of a private practice group. In the past, he has been affiliated with the HonorHealth Deer Valley Medical Center, Abrazo Arrowhead Campus, and Scottsdale Shea Medical Center, along with other facilities.

Awards and Accomplishments:

US News & World Report: Top Doctor – 2012
Healthgrades Honor Roll

“We’re all drawn towards solving problems. For every patient I see with an abnormality in their neck, it is a problem for them, and a problem for me, and we need to solve it together to get that patient to a successful solution and get them going in their lives.” – Dr. Ehteshami