Paymaun M. Lotfi, M.D.

Paymaun M. Lotfi M.D. Physician Orthopedic Spine Surgery


A native of Northern Virginia, Dr. Paymaun Lotfi specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine at NoVa Orthopedic & Spine Care division in Woodbridge, Virginia. His areas of interest include cervical and lumbar spinal surgery utilizing the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques. Dr. Lotfi has been in practice since 2000 after he completed his fellowship training in spinal surgery at Northwestern University Hospital Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He has been an active member of the orthopaedic spinal trauma team at the Inova Fairfax Hospital and has served as chairman of the Orthopaedic Department at Sentara Northern VA Medical Center. 

Areas Of Expertise

Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (MISS)

Arthoscopic Surgery of the Spine

Disk Repair and Replacement

Cervical and Lumbar Spinal Surgery

Minimally Invasive Spinal Procedures and Techniques


Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

General Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Degree

Medical College of Virginia in Richmond; Richmond, VA


University of Illinois Hospitals and Clinics; Chicago, IL


Northwestern University Hospital Medical Center; Chicago, IL


Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

North American Spine Society (NASS)

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Medical Society of Virgina (MSV)

Major Accomplishments

Dr. Lotfi has authored numerous papers on Orthopaedic Surgery as well as Spinal Surgery. He has also presented instructional seminars demonstrating advanced surgical techniques to the Prince William Community. Dr Lotfi is the recipient of numerous scientific awards in fields of basic science and biology as well as clinical orthopaedics.

Hospital Affiliations

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital

Stafford Hospital 

Affiliated Surgery Centers

Franconia Springfield Surgery Center

Lake Ridge Ambulatory Surgery Center

Novant Prince William Medical Center

Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center