Dr. Aram Karakashian, MD

Dr. Aram Karakashian, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Aram Karakashian, MD is a family medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Yerevan State Medical University Named For Mkhitar Heratsi in 1973 and specializes in family medicine.

1510 S Central Ave Ste 130

Glendale, CA 91204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Karakashian's Experience

Dr. Karakashian's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Karakashian does not have any board certifications listed.

189  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Well Male Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Yerevan State Medical University Named For Mkhitar Heratsi
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Amman Military Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Niagara Falls Meml Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Karakashian has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Armenian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karakashian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karakashian to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Karakashian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Karakashian (Dr K) was scheduled to see my mom at 0830 on Friday. Although her wait time to be seen was approximately 2 hours, she was not seen by Dr K but by another doctor. After leaving the room, my dad asked Dr. K (who was outside the office using a computer) what had happened and that...more
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Dr. Karakashian has been our family doctor for around 20 years. He is incredibly caring and efficient. He spends hours talking to his patients to find out what the real problem is. Unfortunately, I have to leave this wonderful doctor just because of the new medical group that he has joined. It...more
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Dr. Karakashian is awesome. He listens to the patient and gives appropriate recommendations; He is very professional, knowledgeable and always goes the extra mile to ensure the patient is taken care of.. I would highly recommend him to everyone.
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Dr. Karakashian has been our family doctor for many years. He cares and listens to us and considers all the available information before deciding on a treatment or medicine. He knows his patients well and spends quality time in exploring the reasons for a visit. Even when I require a specialist,...more
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