Our Team
Shar Hashemi, MD

Dr. Hashemi is a board certified dual fellowship trained surgeon. He specializes in peripheral nerve surgery and surgery of the hand. He attended medical school at the George Washington University. He completed a General Surgery Residency, Combined Orthopaedic/Plastic Hand Surgery Fellowship at the University of Minnesota and a Peripheral Nerve Surgery Fellowship at Dellon Institute. Dr. Hashemi's unique dual fellowship training enables him to diagnose, manage and treat complex neuromusculoskeletal problems.

Dr. Hashemi has presented his research in the field of peripheral nerve surgery at three national society meetings including the AAOS, ASPN, and ASSH. Dr. Hashemi also conducts national and international lectures to specialist physicians, residents, and physical therapists regarding his research and practice as a peripheral nerve surgeon.

Morvarid Yousefi, MD
Morvarid Yousefi MD

Dr. Morvarid Yousefi is a board certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialist. With a clinical practice that emphasizes the non-surgical management of musculoskeletal conditions, Dr. Yousefi’s goal is to help eliminate patients’ pain while improving their overall health and wellness.

Dr. Yousefi's special interests and advanced training includes musculoskeletal ultrasound, interventional joint procedures, nerve procedures, prolotherapy, and regenerative therapies such as platelet rich plasma to treat various orthopedic complaints. She graduated from The George Washington University School of Medicine and completed her residency at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation).

Reza Ghafoorian, MD, Esq.

Dr. Reza Ghafoorian is an attorney with experience in the fields of business, healthcare law and healthcare compliance. As General Counsel for NBJI, Dr. Ghafoorian manages and oversees all legal and compliance aspects of the practice.

Dr. Ghafoorian attended medical school at the George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences. After graduating from medical school, Dr. Ghafoorian pursued a career in law by attending the George Washington Law School and practicing as an attorney in the Washington DC metropolitan area.

John Barbour, MD

Dr. John Barbour is a triple board certified plastic surgeon who has more than fourteen years of experience in reconstructive surgery, including seven years specializing in plastic surgery and the treatment of cancer-related soft tissue problems. He graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He completed his General and Plastic Surgery Residencies at the Medical University of South Carolina and additional fellowship training in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University in Saint Louis. For more information about Dr. Barbour you can learn here.

Mr. Sam Hashemi, ME, MBA

Sam Hashemi has over 30 years of experience in business development and management in large companies. He employs his extensive experience and expertise as part of NBJI’s business administration team to facilitate and ensure the best patient experience at NBJI.

Sam received his MS degree in Mechanical engineering and MBA from Tehran University. He went on to complete the academic requirements for engineering administration as a Doctoral of Science candidate at The George Washington University.