Babak Barcohana, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon who practices medicine with the Southern California Orthopedic Institute in Van Nuys, California. He specializes in orthopedic surgery of the spine and possesses extensive expertise in back injuries, cervical herniated discs, head and neck disorders, and lumbar degenerative disc disease. Dr. Barcohana graduated from the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine in 2000. He completed his internship at the University of California, Los Angeles and his residency at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Barcohana also completed a Fellowship at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute. He is affiliated with the Valley Presbyterian Hospital, Cedar-Sinai Medical Center, Nothridge Hospital, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, John Muir Medical Center, and Providence Tarzana Medical Center. Dr. Barcohana is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the North American Spine Society. He has been published in The Journal of Arthroplasty and Spine, sharing his expertise with the medical community.