Niloofar Dehghan, MD


Orthopedics, Shoulder Care, Elbow Care, Fractures & Trauma



Services & Specialties

Orthopedics, Shoulder Care, Elbow Care, Fractures & Trauma



Office Information

North Phoenix Clinic

18444 N. 25th Ave.
Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85023

Main Number: 866.974.2673
Fax: 866.939.2673

Office Information


Niloofar Dehghan, MD is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in orthopedic trauma and upper extremity surgery.

Dr. Dehghan received her Masters of Science in Ontario, Canada at the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation in Clinical Epidemiology and Healthcare Research. She completed her fellowship training in orthopedic trauma and lower and upper extremity reconstruction from St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Dehghan completed her orthopedic residency program at the Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Ottawa, and her bachelor’s degree from York University, where she graduated with distinction.

Dr. Dehghan remains academic and participates in several controlled trials; peer-reviewed research grants and presentations. She has contributed to several journal publications and book chapters. She is an active guest speaker at many universities and teaches courses on orthopedic trauma and upper extremity reconstruction to faculty, residents, and fellows. Dr. Dehghan has been recognized for numerous awards in both academics and athletics.

Procedures & Areas of Interest

  • Arthritis of the Elbow, Shoulder and Wrist
  • Fractures of the Upper & Lower Extremities
  • Joint Replacement Surgery of the Elbow
  • Joint Replacement Surgery of the Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fractures
  • Post traumatic Injuries & Complications
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Trauma & Post Traumatic Reconstruction Surgery
  • Treatment of Fracture Nonunions & Malunions


St. Michael’s Hospital


University of Toronto


University of Toronto


York University


  • 2014 – Winner of Best Clinical Fellow Award: Zane Cohen Award, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada.
  • 2014 – Winner of Best Trainee Oral Presentation: Trauma Association of Canada Annual Meeting. Montreal, Canada.
  • 2014 – Winner of Best Trainee Paper: Trauma Association of Canada Annual Meeting. Montreal, Canada.
  • 2013 – Winner of Best Paper Presentation “Bovill Award”: Orthopedic Trauma Association. Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
  • 2013 – School of Graduate Studies Conference Grant winner, University of Toronto. Canada.
  • 2013 – Winner of Best Resident Paper Competition: Trauma Association of Canada and Committee on Trauma. Ottawa, Canada.
  • 2013 – Winner of JA Nutter Award for best resident paper presented at the Canadian Orthopaedic Association Conference, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
  • 2006 – Winner of Dr. Tom Pashby Sport Safety Fund Lectureship Award, Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Edmonton, Canada.
  • 2004 – Rhodes Scholarship nominee. York University, Canada.
  • 2004 & 2008 – Two-time recipient of National Karate Association’s David Akutagawa Cup for academic and scholastic excellence. Edmonton, Alberta, 2004; Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. 2008.
  • 2004 – Winner of Ralph Fisher Scholarship for leadership, community service and academic achievement. York University, Canada.
  • 2004 – Kinesiology & Health Science Honors Award for academic achievement, York University.
  • 2003 – Ontario Student Trust Fund Award. York University, Canada.
  • 2003 – Ontario Science Student Trust Fund Award for academic achievement, York University.
  • 2002 – NSERC recipient in the field of atmospheric science. York University, Canada.
  • 2000-2004 – Entrance and continuing scholarship recipient. York University, Canada.

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