Dr. Rene Nevarez

Dr. Rene Nevarez is a Board Certified Chiropractic Physician, and Board Certified Orthopaedic Technologist. She graduated from Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2007, and has worked alongside Dr. Gendelman since 2013. As a Qualified Medical Evaluator for the state of California, Dr. Nevarez has acquired an extensive background in treating and managing complex work injury cases. She serves as Dr. Gendelman’s first assistant in surgery, and she is a clinician in both the Wilshire and North Hollywood locations. Prior to joining our team, Dr. Nevarez owned a successful private practice in Long Beach, California where she treated a variety of cases including personal and sports injuries. Dr. Nevarez is a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner and holds a certification in Biofeedback for treating patients with chronic pain. She is a member of the National Board of Orthopaedic Technologists, the American Chiropractic Association, Council on Occupational Health, and Council on Chiropractic Orthopaedics.


Dr. Liriam Ramirez-Ortiz


Dr. Ramirez-Ortiz is a Board Certified Chiropractic Physician with 12 years of experience in private practice. After completing her undergraduate degree in Physiology at University of California, Santa Barbara, she went on to receive her Doctorate of Chiropractic at Southern California University of Health Sciences in 2007.

While at SCU, she had the privilege of being part of humanitarian trip to Bolivia with a group of students to provide chiropractic care to elementary school children and the local people in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The goal of the trip was not only to provide chiropractic care but also to educate the children and the locals about the benefits of chiropractic.

In addition, Dr. Ramirez-Ortiz had the pleasure of providing care for the students of Cal State Northridge, Cerritos Community College and Southern California University of Health Science’s Health Center. Prior to joining our team, Dr. Ramirez-Ortiz worked in private practice treating a variety of cases including personal injury and worker’s compensation injuries. Dr. Ramirez-Ortiz is fluent in Spanish.


Dr. Yvette A. Aghakhanians

Dr. Yvette A. Aghakhanians is a board certified chiropractic physician with over 15 years of experience specializing in sports, personal and work injuries. She graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College, Los Angeles in 2002 and has extensive knowledge and skill in the evaluation and management of patients with orthopedic injuries. Dr. Yvette A. Aghakhanians is a compassionate, understanding and attentive to the needs and concerns of her patients, and strives to provide the best possible care. Prior to joining Urgent Orthopedic Care Medical Group, Inc., Dr. Yvette A. Aghakhanians practiced in a multispecialty group while maintaining her own private practice. She is an avid athlete and has over 6 years of experience in CrossFit, and has new found hobby of rock climbing. She is a member of the American Chiropractic Association. She is fluent in Armenian and speaks some Farsi and Spanish.