Dr. Michael Mousavi, DC
Qualified Medical Examiner
Agreed Medical Examiner
Independent Medical Examiner
Dr. Michael Mousavi, Board Certified Chiropractor licensed to practice chiropractic in California since 1996. Dr. Mousavi graduated from the Southern California College of Chiropractic (SCCC).
Dr. Michael Mousavi is a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) as well as an Independent Medical Evaluator (IME). He is certified by the Division of Workers' Compensation - Medical Unit to examine injured workers to evaluate disability and write medical-legal reports.
With over 2 decades of chiropractic training and expertise under his belt, he has treated thousands of patients with conditions ranging from whiplash, herniated disc in the neck and lower back, scoliosis, sciatica to carpal tunnel syndrome and enabled his patients achievement of optimal health.
Dr. Mousavi likes to remain on the cutting edge of research & treatment in his field. He also treats patients with the revolutionary spinal decompression machine.
Dr. Michael Mousavi recognizes the value and responsibility of working in cooperation with the other health care practitioner’s when in the best interest of the patients. He is also Clinical Director of Chiropractic department at First Hope Medical Clinic.
Dr. William Simpson, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
William Simpson, MD is an experienced, Spanish-bilingual orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in sports medicine, joints, foot, and hand surgery in Santa Ana.
Dr. Simpson approaches his patients with dedication to their well-being. He is a member of the American Board Medical Examiners, American Association of Experts in Traumatic Stress, American Board of Forensic Examiners, California Orthopedic Association, and American Public Health Association.
Dr. Simpson received his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from UCLA and received a master’s degree in neurophysiology from CSUDH. He began his medical education at the Kansas University Medical Center. He completed his general surgery internship at King-Drew Postgraduate Medical Center and completed a full residency in orthopedic surgery at King-Drew Postgraduate Medical Center. His specialized training included junior fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery, hand surgery, sports medicine, stroke and head trauma.
Dr. Simpson has been in practice since 1985. He treats patients with problems involving nerves, tendons, ligaments, arthritis, the neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees, ankles, and feet. Besides surgery, he performs platelet-rich plasma therapy, stem cell therapy, and cold laser treatments. He performs arthroscopies of shoulders, wrists, knees, and ankles. He also performs micro surgeries.
Ali Najafi, M.D.
Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgeons
HONORS AND AWARDS
Third Place in the “Annual Resident Research Competition”, granted by the Ohio State Neurosurgical Society, 2000.
Samuel P.W. Black prize for excellence in Neurosurgery, University of Missouri School of Medicine, 1994. Graduated Magna cum Laude, 1994.
Graduated Cum Laude, 1990. Academic Scholarship, 1988-1990 Dean’s List, 1989-1990 Golden Key National Honor Society award, 1989. Phi Lambda Upsilon Chemistry Honor Society, 1988.
Century City Hospital, Century City, California
Henry-Mayo Newhall Hospital, Valencia, California
Antelope Valley Hospital, Lancaster, California
Southern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Woodland Hills, California
Member, American Medical Association
Member, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Dr. Fardad Mogharabi, D.C.
Industry Injury Evaluator
With more than 2 decade of experience in chiropractic medicine, homeopathic healing, nutritional therapy and MVA Motor Vehicle Accident Dr. Mogharabi has the expertise you need to achieve your optimal state of physical excellence, wellness, and a life without pain.
“My philosophy is simple a healthy life is a happy life,” Dr. Mogharabi says. “I’ll take the time to understand your concerns and work closely with you to achieve your goals. I am dedicated to promoting a long term, healthy way of life.”
Dr. Fardad obtained his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from the Southern California College of Chiropractic (SCCC) in 1994 where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
Dr. Elliot Friedman, D.C.
At First Hope Medical Clinic, Dr. Elliot Friedman takes a “whole person” approach in chiropractic care, which means looking for underlying causes of disease, discomfort and pain. Dr. Elliot Friedman earned his Doctor of Chiropractic from Cleveland Chiropractic College in 1998.