Dr. Payam Daneshrad is a board certified otolaryngologist, whose practice focuses on all aspects of adult and pediatric otolaryngology- head and neck surgery. He specializes in packing-less nasal surgery, minimally invasive sinus surgery, with the use of stereotactic techniques, and snoring treatment. Dr. Daneshrad uses the newest surgical techniques for tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy. Published in various medical journals, Dr. Daneshrad is also a Healthgrades recognized doctor.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthNet
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Tulane University School of Medicine

Internship(s)

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center, General Surgery Preliminary Year

Residency(ies)

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center, Otolaryngology

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center Chief Residency, Otolaryngology

Fellowship(s)


Honors & Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology American Academy of Otolaryngology
  • Publications & Media