Dr. Azita Fakheri, MD

Dr. Azita Fakheri, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 57
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Azita Fakheri, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Van Nuys, CA. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

17651 Vanowen St Ste A

Van Nuys, CA 91406

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 96% of peers
Dry Skin
very high
more than 93% of peers
Keloid Scar
very high
more than 93% of peers

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  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts


  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Treatment
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag 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.


  • Pahlavi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • UCLA/Kmc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fakheri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fakheri's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fakheri to family and friends
based on 28 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fakheri'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 (11)

in Van Nuys, Ca |
This place is amazing. I am a teenage girl who has problem with acne and Dr Azita has helped my skin clear up so much! She has give confidence I have even recommended some friends from high school and they have had amazing results too! Be patient with her she is a mircle to my skin. Love this...more
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in Burbank CA |
Dr Fakheri has been my life saver! She has gave me the confidence I have been searching for! She has made my acne’s clear up and I feel back to my normal self. She is definitely a miracle to my skin. Amazing Dr and staff!
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in Reseda, CA |
Dr azita is the best I came in after going to several different dermatologist had acne problems and some spots in my face when I came to her she is very professional her appearance says it all. I left so happy because she gave the confidence I need it after several times coming in I've seen More...more
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in Northridge , CA |
Dr Fakheri is a Terrific Doctor. She is very cairing and does not rush , she answers all your questions In detail . Her staff is very friendly & helpful. Dr Fakheri's office is nice & very clean. Waiting time is no more then 5-10 minutes. I'm very satisfied !!!!!!! I Highly Recommend Dr Fakheri...more
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in Sylmar, CA |
Dr, Fakheri is as good as it gets, Charming, Graceful, Sensitive, And can be a bit Personal, which shows Real heart and soul. What ever your issues are, she can talk in great detail. You wont be disappointed. To top it off, The Staff are wonderful, a real pleasure. Paper work always in order,...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fakheri accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • 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
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fakheri has admitting privileges

Providence Tarzana Medical Center
18321 Clark St
Tarzana, CA 91356
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