At Central Valley Surgical Specialists, our expert orthopedic surgeons use the latest techniques and technology to improve care for people ages 5 and up with musculoskeletal problems. From diagnosis through treatment, our orthopedic surgery specialists are recognized for their surgical technical excellence and innovative abilities to solve orthopedic problems. At Central Valley Surgical Specialists, the focus is on improving healing, speeding rehabilitation, and improving outcomes for all orthopedic patients.
Our orthopedic surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves (musculoskeletal system). The best orthopedic doctors in Bakersfield at CVSS specialize in the following orthopedic procedures.
Orthopedic Services provided at Central Valley Surgical Specialists in Bakersfield, CA:
- Knee Arthroscopy
- Total Hip and Knee Replacement
- Revision Joint Repair
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Fracture Care:
- Hand/Forearm (Radius and Ulna)
- Thighbone (Femur)
- Carpal tunnel Release
- Trigger Finger release
Patients are usually referred to our orthopedic surgeons by a general physician or family doctor. Prior to surgery, extensive testing will be conducted to determine the proper corrective procedure. Tests may include x-rays, computed tomography scans (CT scans), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), myelograms, diagnostic arthroplasty, and blood tests. Your orthopedic surgeon will ensure that your problem is thoroughly evaluated and that all treatment options are considered to determine the best course of action, including possible rest of the injured part before surgery is prescribed. We use minimally invasive procedures whenever possible to reduce pain and speed up the recovery.
The expert orthopedic surgeons at Central Valley Surgical Specialists use state-of-the-art diagnostics, outpatient treatment, and rehabilitation for all types of musculoskeletal conditions. If you are looking for an orthopedic doctor in Bakersfield, CA, look no further than the orthopedic surgical experts at Central Valley Surgical Specialists.
Meet our Orthopedic Surgeon
Mohammad T. Hashemi, M.D.
Dr. Mohammad Hashemi has been caring for patients with orthopedic injuries since 2004. He graduated with his medical degree in 1998, making the Dean’s List at St. George’s University School of Medicine. He completed his residencies in internal medicine in 2002 at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, and orthopedic surgery in 2009 at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX. In addition, Dr. Hashemi received advanced training in total joint replacement as a fellow at Desert Orthopaedic Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Throughout his career, Dr. Hashemi has established himself as an expert in his field with leadership roles, including 5 years as Chairman of the Orthopaedic Department at Hill Regional Hospital in Texas before turning his full focus to orthopedic surgery. Dr. Hashemi has expertise in the treatment of fractures, traumatic sports injuries, total hip and knee replacement, revision joint surgery, carpal tunnel release, and trigger finger release, among other injuries or acquired conditions. He treats all patients ages 5 and up and accepts all insurances.
Dr. Hashemi is fluent in Persian and enjoys spending his time doing martial arts, jogging, swimming, biking, skiing, horseback riding, and carpentry.
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Education and Training
- Total Joint Replacement Fellowship: Desert Orthopaedic Center, Las Vegas, NV (2009 – 2010)
- Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of Texas Dallas, TX (2004-2009)
- Internal Medicine Residency: Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA (1999-2002)
- Medical Degree: St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies (1994 – 1998)
It is our goal at Central Valley Surgical Specialists to bring the highest quality surgical care closer to home through innovation and collaboration.
8307 Brimhall Rd. Suite 1706
Bakersfield, CA 93312
Monday - Friday: 8am – 5pm