Dr Omid Mehdizadeh

Omid Mehdizadeh, MD

Otolaryngology, and Head & Neck (ENT), and Nasal, Sinus & Skull Base Surgeon; Eye, Ear & Skull Base Center

Accepting New Patients

Awards and Accomplishments

Overview | Location and Contact | Accepted Insurance | Frequently Asked Questions

About Dr. Mehdizadeh

Omid B. Mehdizadeh, MD, is an Otolaryngology, and Head & Neck (ENT) surgeon. Working with colleagues in the Pacific Eye, Ear & Skull Base Center at Pacific Neuroscience Institute, his particular expertise is in voice, swallowing and throat conditions (laryngology).

Dr. Mehdizadeh, a native of Los Angeles, graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with High Distinction in Molecular and Cell Biology: Neurobiology. Thereafter, he completed a year of research in digestive diseases at the Digestive Diseases Research Center at UCLA. He received his medical degree from the University of California at Davis School of Medicine. Following his medical training, he was awarded a research fellowship with world-renowned voice and swallowing expert, Dr. Peter C. Belafsky, MD, PhD, where he published numerous peer reviewed articles focusing on the advanced treatment of swallowing disorders.

Dr. Mehdizadeh completed a five-year residency in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery at New York University. During his residency, he participated in surgical mission trips serving underprivileged and indigenous populations of Central America. He further realized his passion in laryngology when provided the unique opportunity of treating world-class opera and Broadway singers under the guidance of Dr. Milan Amin of Manhattan, New York.

He returned to the University of California at Davis to expand his expertise in complex voice and swallowing disorders while conducting a fellowship under the mentorship of Dr. Peter Belafsky at the UC Davis Center for Voice and Swallowing. Dr. Mehdizadeh has presented at international conferences and has received multiple recognitions for his work. Throughout his medical career, Dr. Mehdizadeh has focused his time educating medical and undergraduate students and by providing medical care to disenfranchised populations through community clinics.

Medical Specialties

  • Disorders of the Larynx, Voice Box
  • Disorders of Swallowing
  • Airway Disorders
  • Disorders of the Ear and Hearing
  • Disorders of the Nose
  • Disorders of the Throat
  • Disorders of the Neck

Accepted Insurance

Medicare, medicaid and most insurance plans are accepted. Please contact us to confirm coverage.

Clinic Location

Patients can schedule a consultation with Dr. Mehdizadeh at his clinics:

Pacific Neuroscience Institute – Santa Monica:
2125 Arizona Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Pacific Neuroscience Institute – Wilshire: 310-477-5558
11645 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90025

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Omid Mehdizadeh accepting new patients?

Yes, he is accepting new patients at this time.

What are Dr. Omid Mehdizadeh ’s areas of expertise?

Dr. Mehdizadeh’s clinical focus is otolaryngology, head and neck surgeries.

What languages does Dr. Omid Mehdizadeh speak?

Dr. Mehdizadeh speaks English and Farsi.

Is Dr. Omid Mehdizadeh taking telehealth appointments?

Yes, Dr. Mehdizadeh is taking telehealth appointments.

Where is Dr. Omid Mehdizadeh ’s office located?

Dr. Mehdizadeh’s office is located at 2125 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90404.

  • Medical Degree

    MD, University of California at Davis School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, New York University
  • Fellowship

    Voice & Swallowing (Laryngology), University of California, Davis
  • Certifications

    American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery