Dr. Paymaun Lotfi is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in spinal surgery, trauma/fracture care, joint replacement, sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. A native of Northern Virginia, he completed his undergraduate degree at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania majoring in both Biology and Economics. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.
Subsequently, Dr. Lotfi completed his five-year training in orthopedic surgery at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago. He was an orthopedic surgery chief resident at Cook County Hospital and Christ Hospital Medical centers, both busy level I trauma facilities. He obtained his sub-specialty fellowship training, in Spinal Surgery, at Northwestern University Hospital Medical Center in Chicago.
Dr. Lotfi has authored numerous papers on orthopedic surgery, as well as spinal surgery. He has also participated in instructional seminars demonstrating advanced surgical techniques. He is the recipient of numerous scientific awards in fields of basic science and biology as well as clinical orthopedics.