Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD

Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
52 y/o

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Dr. Alireza Falahati-Nini, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Read his story

Utah Endocrinology

470 E 3900 S Ste 200

Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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Accepted insurance

  • 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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Care Philosophy

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. "


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Infertility
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Short Stature
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency


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

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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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

Dr. Falahati-Nini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Falahati-Nini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Falahati-Nini to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (56)

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Dr. Falahati-Nini's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Falahati-Nini Says:

I really appreciate your feedback and input. I have always tried to listen to my patients and to improve my medical and personal skills as well as the performance of my clinic by taking your concerns to heart.

If you have the urgent need to contact me directly you can always get my email address from our receptionist and contact me directly.

Thanks again!

A. Falahati, M.D., FACE

Patient Comments (8)

I was considering Dr. Falahati, however, my husband and I stopped by his office to schedule an appointment and saw some atrocious behavior. He seems to have a terrible attitude, he treated his staff terribly, we saw him come up to the front desk and tell his employee he was stupid.... within...more
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Salt Lake City, UT |
As a new patient, I was very happy to be able to get an appt so quickly. I arrived very early as I knew there would be paperwork. As I finished the paperwork, I was called back. Very timely and efficient. Clean offices. My wait was reasonable. My conversation with Dr Falahati was very thorough,...more
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in South Jordan, UT |
Myself and my husband are very impressed with Dr. Falahati. I have just been diagnosed with osteoporosis and feel like we went straight to the right place. Dr. Falahati listened to all of my concerns and explained things very well. He is knowledgeable in what options are available and what...more
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Salt Lake City, UT |
Dr. Falahati was able to figure out my strange diagnosis with 1 visit. He took extra time with me, listened to my symptoms and ordered the right blood work. I have been to multiple Dr's who were either not listening or just simply not educated enough to get a diagnosis. He has this app that allows...more
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in SLC, Ut |
I have had health problems nearly all my life. So I have seen a multitude of doctors many who are specialists. This is the best experience I have ever had! Dr falahati truly listens and cares about his patients. He assured me that he will get me feeling better and being healthy again! I am so full...more
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Dr. Falahati-Nini accepts 43 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
    American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
  • EBMS
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Hometown Health Plan
  • Humana
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Managed Care Administrators, Inc.
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
  • PEHP
  • PHCS
  • Principal Life
  • SelectHealth
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Gold Value
  • Teamsters or other Unions
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wise Provider Networks

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Hospitals where Dr. Falahati-Nini has admitting privileges

St. Mark's Hospital
1200 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
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