Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD

Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

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Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read his story

Utah Endocrinology

470 E 3900 S Ste 200

Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company

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Dr. Falahati-Nini's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Falahati-Nini "Dr. Alireza FalahatiDr. Alireza Falahati, Founder and Medical Director of Utah Endocrinology Associates, the current Chapter President of American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and a Board Certified Endocrinologist. Education: He graduated from University of Vienna Medical School in Austria in 1994 and pursued his medical career by doing his internship at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania followed by Internal Medicine Residency (Medical Specialty Training), and later on Chief Residency at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Subspecialty Training: Dr. Falahati was trained as a Subspecialist in the field of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes from 1998 to 2001 at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Expertise: He has been awarded many national and international awards for his research achievements and has been published in respected medical and scientific journals and books. He has given innumerous lectures and interviews on topics related to Osteoporosis, Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes and Thyroid Disorders. He was the Chairman of Institutional Review Board overseeing research activities at St. Mark's Hospital between 2004 and 2007. He was the Medical Director of Diabetes Center at St. Mark's Hospital from 2007 until 2011."
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This content was provided by Dr. Falahati-Nini "You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of service and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team. "

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

  • Ankle–Brachial Index Test
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

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  • University Of Vienna Austria
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Reading Hospital and Medical Center Reading PA
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hennepin County Medical Center Minneapolis MN
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester Mn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Persian

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What People Say About Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD
I’m new to utah from Orange County California and my first impression after one visit is the staff is organized and super friendly. Dr Falahati was on time, which is unheard of in California, and very knowledgeable and friendly. Coming from an office in California that had the worst people skills...Read More
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Holly in UT – Aug 10, 2018
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When I started seeing Dr. Falahati-Nini my Type II was off the charts. In a little over a year my A1C has dropped and stayed at 5.7 and lost nearly 60 lbs due to excellent care I receive from him. I have the best doctor - patient reationship I've ever had. I trust my life to this man who gave me...Read More
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Daniel B. in Tooele – Aug 05, 2018
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Dr. Falahati was great and treated my disease much more sensibly then my Primary Care doctor was. His staff was terrific and cared for me promptly and courteously.
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becca – Jul 14, 2018
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I would never recommend this healthcare provider is his clinic Utah Endocrinologist Associates. He was very unprofessional and only cared about his bottom line and that his staff meet their quota of seeing 30+ patients a day or he will fire them. His words not mine. His staff is overworked and...Read More
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Joyce green in South Jordan – Jul 11, 2018
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I saw Dr. Falahati at Endocrinology Associates one time with uncontrolled type II insulin dependent diabetes. He showed little interest in my health and turned my case over to his Physician's Assistant. I never saw or heard from Dr. Falahati again. After months under the treatment of his PA, my...Read More
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Salt Lake City, UT – Apr 29, 2018
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