Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD

Urology  |  
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Age 49
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Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD
Dr. Babak Robert Bamshad obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from UCLA, graduating Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Dr. Bamshad subsequently attended the USC Keck School of Medicine and graduated with the distinction of Dean's Scholar for Academic Excellence. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in urology at Loma Linda University. During this time, he was elected as House Staff Association President. Dr. Bamshad was engaged in basic science as well as clinical research throughout his education and training. He has authored numerous scientific papers and his research findings have been presented at national and international urologic meetings. Dr. Bamshad has been in private practice in West Los Angeles since 1999. He practices general urology and treats adults as well as children. In 2011, Dr. Bamshad was elected by his colleagues to serve as Clinical Chief of the Division of Urology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was subsequently elected by his division to serve a second term in this capacity. In addition to his clinical and administrative duties, Dr. Bamshad is involved with the training of Urology residents. His other leadership positions include Secretary/Treasurer for Southern California Hospital in Culver City and previous Chief of Surgery at Lincoln Hospital Medical Center.

BAMSHAD B ROBERT MD

8635 W 3rd St Ste 765

Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD

Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • LACare
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Bamshad's Experience

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

  • Urology
1

Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

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.

Education

  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bamshad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bamshad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bamshad to family and friends
3.5
based on 19 total reviews
Dr. Bamshad's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Hospitals where Dr. Bamshad has admitting privileges

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Olympia Medical Center
5900 W Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
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Southern California Hospital at Culver City
3828 Delmas Ter
Culver City, CA 90232
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Southern California Hospital at Hollywood
6245 De Longpre Ave
Hollywood, CA 90028
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