Dr. Bahman Saffari, MD

Dr. Bahman Saffari, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bahman Saffari, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in gynecologic oncology and gynecology.

Franciscan Gynecologic Oncology Associates

1708 Yakima Ave Ste 203

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Ovarian Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saffari "Bahman Saffari, MD, PhD, is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and fellowship trained in gynecologic oncology. Dr. Saffari is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for his patients by providing nurturing, compassionate care using the most effective, innovative surgical and medical treatments possible. Dr. Saffari is a diplomat of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, an affiliate investigator for the Gynecologic Oncology Group and a member of the Pierce County Medical Society. Dr. Saffari is fluent in Farsi and can speak medical Spanish. In his spare time, Dr. Saffari enjoys outdoor activities such as biking, hiking and kayaking."

2  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

8  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Gynecological Oncology Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Pelvic Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Southern California
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saffari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saffari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saffari to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Saffari's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Saffari and his staff are knowledgeable and treat you with respect. I had an excellent experience in a scary situation. I was relieved of my fears and knew what ever was to come it would be handled in the best possible way, Thank you for your caring.
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Saved my life ... I will forever be grateful.. I had stage 4 endometriosis. Words can't describe what a great doctor he is ... Thank You !!!! so much !!!. Dr . Sarhari
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This is continued from my last review, there weren't enough characters remaining. I am so thankful for Dr. Saffari. I highly recommend him. Not only for his quality of work but for him himself. A kind soul indeed. He will forever be in my heart
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I was diagnosed with an ovarian tumor the size of orange. I was able to see Dr Saffari right away.... He is the most soft spoken warm handed man I have had the pleasure of meeting. He examined me, I asked a lot of questions, and suddenly I was being scheduled for surgery the following Monday. He...more
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My mom was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2013. We had the option of Dr. Saffari or going to Seattle. We made the decision to stay local and go with Dr. Saffari. What a blessing that was. He was aggressive in the beginning which I think saved my Mom's life and gave us more time with her. I...more
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