Orthopedic Surgery

Michael Abdulian, MD

Abdulian1500 Chevy Chase Dr., Suite 401
Glendale, CA 91206
818.863.4446

Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Abdulian attended Tulane University School of Medicine where he earned a dual degree in medicine and a master’s degree in public health. He completed a surgical internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Case Western University Hospitals, Cleveland OH. At Keck Hospital USC, he completed a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction, gained experience in advanced open and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, hip and knee, and served as a team doctor for the USC Trojans. Dr. Abdulian is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

 


Vahan Cepkinian, MD

CepkinianGlendale Orthopaedics
222 W. Eulalia St., Suite 300
Glendale, CA 91204
818.547.0608
GlendaleOrthopaedics.com

Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Cepkinian, a specialist in orthopedic surgery, is one of the top rated orthopedists in Los Angeles and Glendale. He earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine. Post graduate work included an orthopedic internship and residency at USC Medical Center.

 


Lea Cyran, MD

Cyran1500 Chevy Chase Drive, Suite 401
Glendale, CA 91206
818.863.4446

Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Cyran provides conservative and surgical treatment (including arthroscopic and minimally invasive), and joint replacement related to arthritis, sports injuries and trauma. She is a specialist in the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee.

She earned a medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, with letters of commendation. Postgraduate work included an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Southern California, advanced training in shoulder and elbow surgery at Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, and adult hip and knee reconstruction surgery at the University of Southern California. She is a faculty member in the University of Southern California residency program.

 


Sooren Karayan, MD

Karayan1510 S Central Ave Suite 500
Glendale, CA 91204
818.507.0686

Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Karayan earned a medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine, with a specialty in orthopedics and sports medicine. At Nassau University Medical Center, he completed a residency in general surgery and a residency in orthopedic surgery.

 


Philip Merritt, MD

Philip-Merritt1500 E. Chevy Chase Dr., Suite 401
Glendale, CA 91206
818.863.4446

Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Merritt has pioneered state-of the-art surgical procedures, with a special emphasis on corrective surgery, hip and knee arthroplasty, total joint replacement and arthritis.

From the University of Southern California, he earned a medical degree followed by an internship and residency in the University Hospital. He is medical director of Physicians Adventist Surgery Center and the Orthopedic Center at Glendale Adventist Medical Center.