Edward Nomoto, M.D.
Dr. Edward Nomoto is a spine surgeon with a specialty in minimally invasive techniques to correct spine deformities and disorders. He is currently affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. The physician completed a fellowship in spine surgery at the San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, where he participated in clinical research to advance minimally invasive spine procedures. Prior to his fellowship, Dr. Edward Nomoto completed medical school at Stanford University and, subsequently, his residency at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. He is also a co-author of a spine-surgery textbook chapter on minimally invasive surgical techniques. The surgeon is a member of the North American Spine Society, the American Academy of Orthopædic Surgeons, and the Society of Lateral Access Surgery, as well as a candidate member of the Scoliosis Research Society.
Dr. Edward Nomoto's expertise includes a wide range of surgical interventions to treat the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. His special interests include minimally invasive techniques and their application in complex reconstructive techniques for the cervical spine, adult and pediatric spinal deformity, and degenerative scoliosis. The surgeon believes in a patient-centered approach with patient education and understanding as key components to the medical decision-making process. Dr. Edward Nomoto participates in global outreach programs to provide care in underserved regions of the world. He also continues to pursue his passion for education by training residents and fellows as well as other surgeons. The physician also has a Bachelor of Arts in Molecular and Cell Biology: Neuroscience, which he earned in 1999 from the University of California, Berkley. Dr. Edward Nomoto has approximately 20 years of professional experience.
Procedures Dr. Edward Nomoto Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital
- Blue Cross of California
- Blue Cross / Blue Shield
- United Healthcare
Education & Training
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, San Diego, CA
Memberships & Affiliations
Publications & Media
Outpatient Versus Inpatient Anterior Lumbar Spine Surgery: A Multisite, Comparative Analysis of Patient Safety Measures.
Jason M. Cuellar, Edward Nomoto, Ehsan Saadat, Anthony Ma, Patrick Hill, Michael A. Kropf, Todd H. Lanman, Brian Perri, Khawar Siddique, Willis H. Wagner, Rajeev K. Rao, Albert Wong, Michael Eng, Stephen Stephan, Neel Anand, Hyun W. Bae, Alexandre Rasouli
Analysis of Spino-Pelvic Parameters and Segmental Lordosis with L5-S1 Oblique Lateral Interbody Fusion at the Bottom of a Long Construct in Circumferential Minimally Invasive Surgical Correction of Adult Spinal Deformity.
Neel Anand, Alisa Alayan, Aniruddh Agrawal, Sheila Kahwaty, Edward Nomoto, Babak Khandehroo
Biomechanical Analysis of Cortical Versus Pedicle Screw Fixation Stability in TLIF, PLIF, and XLIF Applications.
Edward Nomoto, Guy R. Fogel, Alexandre Rasouli, Justin V. Bundy, Alexander W. L. Turner
Longitudinal Pilot Analysis of Radiation Exposure During the Course of Growing Rod Treatment for Early-Onset Scoliosis.
Gregory M. Mundis, Jeff Pawelek, Edward K. Nomoto, Michael W. Hennessy, Burt Yaszay, Behrooz A. Akbarnia
Correlation of weightbearing radiographs and stability of stress positive ankle fractures.
C Max Hoshino, Edward Kazuhisa Nomoto, Elizabeth P. Norheim, Thomas G. Harris