Maziyar A. Kalani, M.D.

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Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English

Dr. Maziyar Kalani completed his medical school and neurosurgical residency training at Stanford University School of Medicine as well as a combined orthopedic-neurosurgical fellowship in Complex and Reconstructive Spinal Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic. His clinical interests include:

  • Degenerative disease of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors
  • Cervical and thoracolumbar spinal deformity
  1. 2018
    Fellowship - Combined Neurosurgery-Orthopedic Surgery Complex Spine and DeformityCleveland Clinic Foundation
  2. 2017
    Residency - Neurological SurgeryStanford University Medical Center
  3. 2015
    Fellowship - Advanced Clinical Year in Spine SurgeryStanford University Medical Center
  4. 2015
    Fellowship - Healthcare Systems InnovationStanford Medicine Clinical Excellence Research Center
  5. 2010
    MD - Molecular Basis of MedicineStanford University School of Medicine
  6. 2006
    BS - BiochemistryUniversity of California Los Angeles

Awards and honors

  1. 2014
    Biodesign GrantStanford Medicine Spectrum NIH
  2. 2009
    RecipientBlake Wilbur MD Scholarship
  3. 2008
    RecipientMilton Lear Scholarship
  4. 2008
    RecipientIrene L. Best Scholarship
  5. 2008
    Foundation Seed Grant RecipientAmerican Medical Association
  6. 2008
    Stanford Medical ScholarStanford University School of Medicine
  7. 2008
    Carolyn L. Kuckein Student Research FellowshipAlpha Omega Alpha
  8. 2008
    Summer Internship in Cardiothoracic SurgeryAmerican Association of Thoracic Surgeons
  9. 2008
    Educational GrantStanford Medicine Center for Immersive and Simulation Based Learning
  10. 2007
    Keck Medical ScholarUniversity of Southern California
  11. 2007
    RecipientAllen O. and Virginia Marsh Scholarship
  12. 2007
    Medical Student Research Program FellowAmerican Heart Association
  13. 2007
    Stanford Medical ScholarStanford University School of Medicine
  14. 2006
    Keck Medical ScholarUniversity of Southern California
  15. 2004
    Research FellowshipAlcott
  16. 2004
    Summer Undergraduate Research FellowshipCalifornia Institute of Technology
  17. 2004
    Summer Research EndowmentNaumburg Honors Programs
  18. 2004
    Undergraduate Research ProgramHoward Hughes Foundation
  19. 2003
    Summer Undergraduate Research FellowshipCalifornia Institute of Technology
  20. 2003
    Research FellowshipLitton Foundation
  21. 2003
    ScholarCenter for Academic and Research Excellence (CARE)
  22. 2002
    College Honors ProgramUniversity of California Los Angeles
  23. 2002
    Math-Science Scholars (MS2)University of California Los Angeles

Professional memberships

  1. 2013
    MemberStanford Society of Physician Scholars, Stanford University School of Medicine
  2. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  3. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  4. 2010 - present
    MemberCongress of Neurological Surgeons
  5. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  6. 2009 - 2010
    Head CPR InstructorFirst Year Medical Students, Stanford University School of Medicine
  7. 2005
    MemberGolden Key International Honour Society, University of California Los Angeles
  8. 2002
    MemberPhi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, University of California Los Angeles
  9. 2002
    MemberAlpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society, University of California Los Angeles

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