Dr. Aynehchi is a proud alumnus of Beverly Hills High School and magna cum laude graduate from Berkeley, his training continued at Temple University and the State University of New York with induction into the exclusive Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. This prolific training in Head and Neck Surgery included directing several resident-run clinics and performance of almost 3000 procedures.

Following residency, Dr. Aynehchi was recruited into the sole Facial Plastic Surgery fellowship position at NYU and is the only graduate from this legendary program to be practicing on the West Coast. He continues his academic contributions as a clinical instructor for the UCLA School of Medicine. His techniques and innovations have been chronicled in several groundbreaking articles and book chapters in addition to dozens of national and international lectures sharing his expertise with his peers.

Medical School
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • SUNY Downstate Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • SUNY Downstate Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • American Academy Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, VA
  • New York University School of Medicine, NY, NY
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Farsi


Westside Head and Neck
3831 Hughes Avenue
Suite 504
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 204-4111
(310) 204-4474
Westside Head and Neck
1301 20th Street
Suite 510
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 204-4111
(310) 204-4474


  • Otolaryngology (ENT) (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Allergies
  • Sinus Issues
  • Head & Neck Cancer
  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Hearing Loss
  • Ear Disorders
  • Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric (ENT) Otolaryngology


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Adv PPO
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net HMO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • Medi-Cal Health Net HMO
  • Medi-Cal L.A. Care HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • Tricare PPO
  • TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Access Medical Group IPA
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • Global Care Medical Group IPA
  • Health Care LA IPA
  • Prospect Medical Group
  • Regal Medical Group