Dr. Behnam Khaleghi, MD

Dr. Behnam Khaleghi, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Behnam Khaleghi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

705 W La Veta Ave Ste 109

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Khaleghi'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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.


  • Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • St Barnabus Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • St Barnabas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Cooper Health Sys
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Khaleghi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Khaleghi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Khaleghi to family and friends
76 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (76)

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  • 1

Dr. Khaleghi'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 (11)

Insensitive Doctor.
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It is astounding Dr Khaleghi has positive reviews. He is dismissive, condescending and rude. He does not go above and beyond to care and validate his patients.
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I honestly do not know how this person could have a high star rating. Please pay attention to those reviews that mention that he would not listen to the patient and their concerns....those are the legitimate reviews of this person. After a family member's visit, he said he didn't want to discuss...more
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Horrible experience. I was referred by my primary to discuss an ongoing bout with osteoporosis. The referral asked the doctor to look for rheumatoid arthritis. He said I had no symptoms. I asked to discuss my osteoporosis and he wouldn’t even talk to me about it. I spoke with a receptionist later...more
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It's a shame when doctors do not seem to care about the well-being of his patients. I found dr Khaleghi to be incredibly cold, uncaring, and dismissive. When I see near-5-star reviews for this low-level service of a doctor, I lose faith in internet reviews; it's impossible that someone with such...more
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