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Dr. Taban was recognized as one of the top 10 students at Tehran University Medical School. When he was 18-years-old, he was accepted to Medical School in a class of 250 students, being selected from over 30,000 applicants based on a highly competitive national entry exam. He finished his surgical internship at Brown University affiliate medical centers in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed his residency in Neurosurgery – Spine Surgery at the prestigious NYU, Past Chief Resident in Neurosurgery, Bellevue Hospital Center and NYU and subsequently was a Neurosurgery Instructor at Kansas University Medical Center. He was licensed to practice in the State of New York and is currently licensed in the State of California.


  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • California Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Physician’s Recognition Award, American Medical Association
  • Two times Past Chief of Surgery, Northridge Hospital Medical Center.
  • Director of Neuroscience since 1995.

  • Dr. Taban stays current with his expertise by frequently attending national and international Neurosurgical and Spine Surgery conference and training programs.

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