Dr. Ali Ghazanfari, MD

Dr. Ali Ghazanfari, MD

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51 y/o
(36)

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Dr. Ali Ghazanfari, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gilbert, AZ and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in general surgery.

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726 N Greenfield Rd Ste 105

Gilbert, AZ 85234
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Dr. Ghazanfari's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghazanfari performs Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghazanfari performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Lipomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghazanfari treats Lipomas more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghazanfari treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghazanfari performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghazanfari performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ghazanfari's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Biopsy
Bladder Cancer
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Melanoma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Surgery
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Port Placements or Replacements
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Small Bowel Surgery
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ghazanfari continually strives for surgical excellence and has been consistently complemented on his surgical skill and bed side manner. Dr. Ghazanfari has a way about him that make his patients feel at ease and trust he will do all in his power to get them the best outcome possible. He continues to earn a great reputation among his peers and patients for his total patient care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    Banner Good Samaritan Regional Med Center Phx Az 85006
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2005
    Banner Good Samaritan Regional Med Center Phx Az 85006
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    St George's University
    Medical School
    2002

Languages

  • French
  • Persian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ghazanfari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ghazanfari

4.7

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Ghazanfari's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Doctor was friendly and made me comfortable discuss my situation. Provided me the options and accommodated me immediately even if my biopsy was scheduled for another week.
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We are new in the area and was referred to DR Ghazanfari by our GP.. He worked My husband in for gallbladder surgery. He let us know step by step on everything going on. Excellent Dr.. So glad we were referred to this Dr. Thank you Dr Ghazanfari..
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Dr. Ghazanfari removed a weird growth from my son's face, and my son said it was painless. He was very nice and explained everything as he was doing it. I would definitely recommend Dr. Ghazanfari to anyone!
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Very efficient, yet pleasant doc . Went in for a consult on removal of a dime sized bump on my back, and I was very happy he took care of removing it right there on the spot (after Insurance authorization - the longest part of the process). Returned for removal of stitches and the same awesome...Read More
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Dr Ghazanfari was great! I had to get my gallbladder out and was a bit nervous he made me laugh and feel very comfortable. Such a great guy! The nurses at Paramount surgical center were very caring and did an amazing job!
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Insurance accepted

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AARP
Aetna
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
American Indian Health Plan
Care1st Health Plan Arizona
Health Net Access
Mercy Care Plan
Phoenix Health Plan
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
Banner Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus PPO
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Humana
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
MultiPlan
One Health
PHCS
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Principal Financial Group
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Commercial HMO
Community Plan
Worker's Compensation
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