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Dr. Alex Afshar, MD

Dr. Alex Afshar, MD

Phlebology ·  Male · Age 54


Dr. Alex Afshar, MD is a phlebologist in Newtown, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in phlebology and family medicine.


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(203) 447-4083

Dr. Afshar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
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Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
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United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Afshar's conditions and procedures:

  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Blood Clot
  • Botox® Injection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermal Filler
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spider Veins
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Alex Afshar, MD, is a board-certified family practice physician and an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, hemorrhoids and other types of vein disease, with extensive training in the field of Phlebology (the study o...

Patient Testimonials

"I want to say that I feel great after all my treatments here at the Vein Institute. I will recommend all my friends to come here. They are great. I am grateful and very happy with my results"

Specialties

  • Phlebology
  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Stamford Hosp/Columbia U
Residency Hospital
Stamford Hosp/Columbia U
Internship Hospital
2001
Ross University, School Of Medicine
Medical School
2001

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Member
  • American Academy of Family Physicians, Member
  • American College of Phlebology, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Fairfield County Medical Association, Member

Dr. Afshar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Afshar

4.9

Based on 117 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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short wait time and very pleasant
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Great atmosphere, professional and friendly staff
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they make everything so easy
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trusted i was in the right hands
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