Dr. Fahimeh Lessani, MD

Dr. Fahimeh Lessani, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Fahimeh Lessani, MD is an internal medicine specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in internal medicine.

3811 Valley Centre Dr Fl 3

San Diego, CA 92130

Contact Information

(858) 764-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Lessani's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

121  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.


  • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Luth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mt Carmel
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lessani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lessani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lessani to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Lessani'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 (3)

When I explained to her my concerns over eating fish due to Fukishima, and is still going into the ocean from Japans leftover meltdown. She said her major was in radiation and there is nothing to worry about some is safe! I am not sure where she studied but I know there is no amount of safe...more
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Honestly, I'm surprised that Dr. Lessani still has her medical license. She doesn't seem to understand or comprehend simple conversation and frequently gets confused. I believe she may have difficulty hearing, which causes her to not understand what you are saying making discussion with her...more
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Office and staff are nice. Wait time moderate, but compared to other Scripps doctor of the same location/ building, it's a longer wait. She kind of brushes off everything I have to say. I don't feel like she is really listening to my description of my symptoms and concerns. does not explain...more
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