Hossein Mahboubi MD | Otolaryngologist | Downey, CA | PIH Health
Hossein Mahboubi

Hossein Mahboubi MD


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Hossein Mahboubi MD is a board-certified otolaryngologist - head and neck surgeon with fellowship training in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery, a sub-specialty focusing on the diseases of the ear and hearing, balance, and facial nerves. Dr. Mahboubi completed his residency in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery at University of California Irvine following a post-doctoral research fellowship at the same institution, which helped develop his passion for treating ear and skull base diseases. He then spent additional two years completing a clinical fellowship in otology and neurotology at House Ear Clinic and University of California Los Angeles where he advanced his skills in cochlear implants, stapedectomy, and complex ear and lateral skull base surgery.

Dr. Mahboubi has published numerous articles in national and international otolaryngology journals on the diseases of the ear, nose, and throat, including hearing loss, cholesteatoma, otosclerosis, exostosis (surfers’ ear), dizziness, Meniere’s disease, vestibular schwannomas (acoustic neuromas), and skull bases diseases. He has authored several book chapters in otolaryngology and neurosurgery textbooks. Dr. Mahboubi has presented his research at national otolaryngology meetings and been a recipient of multiple clinical and research awards. He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and American Neurotology Society and a reviewer for top otolaryngology journals.

Dr. Mahboubi and his wife enjoy traveling and going on road trips to various national parks. He is an avid soccer fan and likes to hike in his free time.

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University of California Irvine (UCI)


House Ear Clinic and University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Medical Education

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Board Certifications


Patient Reviews

October 04, 2021
I really appreciated Dr. Mahboubi. His form of explain things paying attention to me, giving me the time to ask any questions and going beyond an answering me additional questions that I had.
September 20, 2021
Dr. Mahboubi was very professional and explained my procedure very well. He was concerned with how I was feeling.
September 15, 2021
Dr Mahboubi was sensitive to my specific concerns. He promptly and efficiently answered all my questions. Dr Mahboubi is very professional. ????????
September 15, 2021
Best experience I could have possibly expected. excellent Doctor, Nurse and staff
September 10, 2021
I am very pleased with the care that I received. I am confident that I will receive the care I need, in order to get well. Thanks so much for your interest in my health.
September 07, 2021
Dr. Mahboubi took time to listen, ask questions, explain things and even took the time to review/summarize!
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