Pouya Alijanipour, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgeon located in Merrillville, IN

About Dr. Alijanipour

Pouya Alijanipour, MD, is a highly skilled and revered orthopedic spine surgeon. He provides exceptional clinical and surgical care as part of the team of providers at The Methodist Physician Group Specialists, which has three state-of-the-art clinics conveniently located in Merrillville, Indiana. 

Dr. Alijanipour earned his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine in Tehran, Iran. He completed his orthopedic residency in Spain, where he received a scholarship from the Spanish Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (SECOT) and was named a qualified resident for overseas clinical fellowship by the Andalusian Society of Orthopedic Surgery (SATO). 

Dr. Alijanipour also completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Jefferson School of Medicine, where he was the recipient of the Sigma Xi Research Competition Award. He also completed fellowships at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City and at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami. He’s a two-time winner of the Eastern Orthopedic Association’s Resident/Fellow Award.

In his practice, Dr. Alijanipour specializes in degenerative cervical disease, thoracic spine disorders, degenerative lumbar disorders, adult spinal deformity, minimally invasive spinal procedures, ankylosing spondylitis, spinal trauma, and spinal tumors. He takes a rich and varied approach to patient care, drawing from a number of different schools of thought in spinal surgery. He believes in collaborating with his patients and respecting their pivotal role in the decision-making process of treatment while bringing to the table his own invaluable insights and expertise in modern techniques and technologies.

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Pouya Alijanipour, MD, is a highly skilled and revered orthopedic spine surgeon. He provides exceptional clinical and surgical care as part of the team of providers at The Methodist Physician Group Specialists, which has three state-of-the-art clinics conveniently located in Merrillville, Indiana. 

Dr. Alijanipour earned his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine in Tehran, Iran. He completed his orthopedic residency in Spain, where he received a scholarship from the Spanish Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (SECOT) and was named a qualified resident for overseas clinical fellowship by the Andalusian Society of Orthopedic Surgery (SATO). 

Dr. Alijanipour also completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Jefferson School of Medicine, where he was the recipient of the Sigma Xi Research Competition Award. He also completed fellowships at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City and at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami. He’s a two-time winner of the Eastern Orthopedic Association’s Resident/Fellow Award.

In his practice, Dr. Alijanipour specializes in degenerative cervical disease, thoracic spine disorders, degenerative lumbar disorders, adult spinal deformity, minimally invasive spinal procedures, ankylosing spondylitis, spinal trauma, and spinal tumors. He takes a rich and varied approach to patient care, drawing from a number of different schools of thought in spinal surgery. He believes in collaborating with his patients and respecting their pivotal role in the decision-making process of treatment while bringing to the table his own invaluable insights and expertise in modern techniques and technologies.


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