Board Certified orthopedic surgeon Sevag Bastian, MD, serves the community of Glendale, practicing with a patient-first mindset. To improve patient outcomes, he designs treatment plans unique to each individual that will restore mobility and lead to optimal wellness.
After earning his Bachelor of Science from the University of California, Los Angeles, Dr. Bastian attended Chicago Medical School. He then completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. During his time there, Dr. Bastian was recognized for his dedication to promoting a learning environment and received the Resident Teaching Award. He then returned to California to complete a fellowship at the Cedar-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institue in shoulder and elbow reconstruction at the Cedar-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute under Dr. John Itamura.
Dr. Bastian has taken the skills he acquired during his extensive training and incorporated them into his practice. He uses an educational approach to treatment, teaching his patients about each option available to them and empowering them to choose their own path. He makes himself available as a resource to his patients and breaks down their options so that every aspect of their treatment plan is clear.
By partnering with patients, Dr. Bastian provides care for chronic pain, including arthritis and joint pain and persistent neck and back pain. He offers cutting-edge treatment options in the form of regenerative medicine as well as other nonsurgical treatments like physical therapy and acupuncture. Dr. Bastian is also skilled in surgical solutions such as joint replacement and arthroscopic surgery.
Committed to staying active in his field, Dr. Bastian is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, in addition to serving as an editor and peer reviewer for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. Dr. Bastian has numerous publications in academic journals and has presented to his peers on topics within the field of orthopedic surgery. He is also fluent in Spanish and Armenian in addition to English, allowing him to serve a more diverse patient population. To schedule a time to meet with Dr. Bastian, call the office or request an appointment online. .