Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD

Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD

Dermatology  |  
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Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. She has been practicing for 14 years.Read her story

9898 Genesee Ave

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 95% of peers
Skin Discoloration
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Shirazi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shirazi "Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. She offers a wide range of light-based, laser, and radiofrequency techniques combined with comprehensive skin-care regimens to improve the appearance of common skin conditions. She provides cosmetic enhancements including body contouring, skin surgery, wrinkle treatment, skin tightening, and the treatment of red/brown discoloration to provide overall rejuvenation of the skin. Dr. Shirazi recognizes the importance of healthy skin to enhance her patients self-confidence and strives to help them look more refreshed and rejuvenated. She customizes treatment plans based on the individual's needs and expectations. Dr. Shirazi values the patient doctor relationship and strives to deliver comprehensive care to achieve the most natural looking results that fits best into each patient's lifestyle. Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD is a leading expert in the field of dermatology and cutaneous training. She lectures nationally and internationally on signature techniques through her research projects involving various fillers and facial contouring. She received her medical doctor degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed her residency in Dermatology and Skin surgery at the prestigious Mayo Clinic and University of California San Diego. She has also completed several impressive research fellowship at the acclaimed Harvard University and the renowned University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. throughout her career she has received numerous honors, such as Alpha Omega Alpha, and has maintained distinction at the top of her class."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shirazi "Every person's skin is unique. For your skin to heal and rejuvenate, you need customized dermatological care that is designed specifically for you. Dr. Azadeh Shirazi, MD offers a wide range of cosmetic and medical skin care treatments to rejuvenate your skin.   Her main priority is the patient's interest and well-being and strives to deliver exceptional patient care with the highest standards in skill and knowledge."


  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Dr. Shirazi does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

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.


  • University Of Kentucky
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Scripps Mercy Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shirazi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shirazi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shirazi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shirazi to family and friends
based on 30 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shirazi'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

Patient Comments (5)

I have been seeing Dr. Shirazi for many years. She’s been able to maintain and improve the quality of my skin in many ways. I highly recommend her!
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in San Diego, CA |
Can I just say that Dr. Shirazi knows what’s up! I came in with a keloid and she took care of it right away! You can’t even tell it was ever there! I also had really bad acne and my face is bomb and healthy now.
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La Jolla, CA |
I have been seeing Dr. Shirazi for years, she has done wonders for my skin and I am grateful to have her as my dermatologist.
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA |
Dr. Shirazi is such an expert in cosmetic and skin care. I love her work, and trust her so much. No one could get my skin this clear, until I saw her.
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in La Jolla, CA |
Dr. Shirazi was in rush. Came in, didn't shake hands (had to hold mine out for quite a while),asked about conditions I wanted her to address. She did not do full body scan that the assistant and I had requested, said toe nail fungus was for podiatrists (my dermatologist in Washington, DC treated...more
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Dr. Shirazi accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Shirazi has admitting privileges

Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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