Arash Aminian, MD
Fellowship Trained Foot and Ankle Specialist
Dr. Aminian specializes in the care and treatment of foot and ankle disorders. He is originally from Chicago. He completed his undergraduate studies at Washington University, St. Louis earning a Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering; then pursued medical school at the University of Rochester, Rochester NY; and internship and orthopaedic residency at Northwestern University, Chicago. He served as the Chief resident his senior year of residency.
He completed his fellowship training in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery at the University of Washington, Seattle with Drs. Hansen, Sangeorzan, and Benirschke.
During his training, Dr. Aminian has published many research articles in peer reviewed journals, and has presented his work bothnationally and internationally. He serves as a peer reviewer for the American Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. He continues to be active academically and is the Assistant Chief of the Foot and Ankle Service at Harbor UCLA, training orthopaedic surgery residents.
Dr. Aminian specializes in treating foot and ankle conditions created by sports injuries, fractures, arthritis or deformity. His experiences include bunion and forefoot surgery, total ankle replacements, tendon and cartilage repair, minimally invasive/arthroscopic ankle surgery, as well as lower extremity reconstruction. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.
Dr. Aminian believes in personalized care of patients’ conditions and treatment options and strives to providethe best experience under his care.
Dr. Aminian is seeing patients in both the Irvine and Laguna Woods offices.
Awards and Accolades
Arash Aminian, M.D. Named to Physicians of Excellence 2015 List
Every year the Orange County Medical Association (OCMA) conducts an extensive survey of the region’s top doctors in a wide range of medical fields.
OCMA honors the Physicians of Excellence for their services to their profession, lifelong dedication to their patients and commitment to the community they serve. Dr. Aminian was named to the 2015 list in the area of Orthopaedic Surgery.