Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD

Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Babak Bamshad, MD is an urology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc in 1993 and specializes in urology.Read his story

8635 W 3rd St Ste 765

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 854-0777

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bamshad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
very high
more than 99% of peers
Prostatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neurogenic Bladder
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bamshad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Bamshad's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bamshad "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."
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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

50  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • 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
  • Wound Repair

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

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bamshad to family and friends
19 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

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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