Dr. Afshin Sam, MD

Dr. Afshin Sam, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Afshin Sam, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Iran University Of Medical Sciences in 1998 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

1501 N CAMPBELL AVE

Tucson, AZ 85724

Contact Information

(520) 694-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Sam's Experience

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Dr. Sam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Closed Endoscopic Biopsy of Bronchus With Robotic Assistance
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Iran University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Saint Mary's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Saint Mary's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sam's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sam to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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Dr. Sam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The medical profession needs to clone Dr Sam. He's personable, professional and he's very thorough in explaining tests and procedures. Often going to the computer to pull up the actual films of the tests to explain intricacies found during the testing. I never leave his office with unanswered...more
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Dr. Sam explains the issue in a concise, clear manner. His skills level is very high. He performed a difficult bronchoscopy and was able to get all of the tumor. He ensured I was sedated and pain managed. I wish the hospital staff would have followed up after the procedure as I did not know why I...more
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