Dr. Bahman Chavoshan, MD

Dr. Bahman Chavoshan, MD

Sleep Medicine  |  
Male  |  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Chavoshan, Program Director, was born and raised in Tehran. He moved to the US as a teenager and completed high school in Colorado Springs. He went to college in Orange County, first at Golden West College and subsequently at University of California, Irvine. Dr. Chavoshan obtained his medical degree from University of California, San Diego. He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, where he stayed on as postdoctoral research fellow in cardiovascular physiology. He went on to complete a combined pulmonary disease and critical care medicine fellowship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (HUMC), as part of which he spent a significant amount of time at St Mary Medical Center's ICU. He also has completed further postgraduate training in aviation medicine at University of Otago, Wellington Medical School New Zealand. Dr. Chavoshan is currently certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) in internal medicine, critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and sleep medicine. After completion of his clinical training, Dr. Chavoshan went on to clinical teaching in New Zealand and the Middle East. Having returned to California, he joined the faculty at University of California, Los Angeles, with both clinical teaching and administrative duties initially at HUMC and more recently at SMMC. Dr. Chavoshan's primary interests are clinical teaching and translational research in COPD skeletal muscle dysfunction. His non-medical interests are travel, history of commercial aviation, and political history of the post-World War II era.

Accepted insurance

  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Chavoshan's Experience

Dr. Chavoshan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sleep Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Fungal Infections
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis


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  • Bronchoscopy
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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.


  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • U Tex Southwestern
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • U Tex Southwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chavoshan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

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Hospitals where Dr. Chavoshan has admitting privileges

St. Mary Medical Center
1050 Linden Ave
Long Beach, CA 90813
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Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
400 N Pepper Ave
Colton, CA 92324
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