Aria Fallah

Dr. Aria Fallah is a fellowship trained pediatric neurosurgeon who practices at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital and Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. He is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is board certified in Neurosurgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. He is also board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Aria Fallah trained at the neurosurgical residency program at the University of Toronto. He earned a graduate degree in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University under the tutelage of leaders in Evidence-Based Medicine as he led an international multi-center study on Epilepsy Surgery for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. His research interests include individual participant data meta-analysis, multi-center studies, clinical trials and economic analyses as it relates to pediatric epilepsy surgery.


  • Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Miami Children's Hospital, Miami, FL, 2015
  • Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Canada, 2014
  • MSc, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 2013
  • MD, McMaster University School of Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 2008

Selected Publications