Dr. Fariborz Lalezarzadeh, DO

Dr. Fariborz Lalezarzadeh, DO

General Surgery | Male | 43 years old

Patient oriented. Treat the whole person: mind, body, soul. Patient needs to participate in their...Read more

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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Lalezarzadeh
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (29)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (29)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (29)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (29)
      Dr. Lalezarzadeh's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (28)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (28)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (28)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (26)
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      I am grateful to you all for all the tremendous amount of positive comments the practice has received. 

      in San Bernardino,CA |
      He is an excellent Doctor, I highly recommend him to many family members and friends.
      in San Bernardino , Ca |
      Performed surgery on my mother (Sally Gomez). Very knowledgable and informative . Appreciate that during a stressful time . Thank you
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Acute Appendicitis
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Fissure
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Cellulitis
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Chronic Appendicitis
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Foot Conditions
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gallstones
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecomastia
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Hyperparathyroidism
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Leg and Foot Ulcers
      • Lipomas
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancreatitis
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Second-Degree Burns
      • Skin Cancer
      • Skin Infections
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Third-Degree Burns
      • Thrombosis
      • Ulcer
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Adhesiolysis
      • Adrenalectomy
      • Appendectomy
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
      • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
      • Biopsy
      • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • da Vinci® Colectomy
      • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
      • Destruction of Anal Tumor
      • Dialysis Access Procedures
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • Excision of Cyst
      • Excision of Lipoma
      • Excision of Neck Mass
      • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
      • Excision of Rectal Tumor
      • Excision of Skin Cancer
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
      • Excision of Stomach Tumor
      • Excision of Submandibular Gland
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Excisional Biopsy
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Gastrotomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Hemicolectomy
      • Hemorrhoid Removal
      • Hemorrhoid Treatment
      • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
      • Hepatectomy
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Biopsy
      • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
      • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Colectomy
      • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Lymph Node Resection
      • Mastectomy
      • Muscle Biopsy
      • Nerve Biopsy
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Pancreatic Biopsy
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Parathyroid Surgery
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Partial Mastectomy
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Port Removal
      • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
      • Sentinel Node Biopsy
      • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Skin Grafts
      • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
      • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
      • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Surgical Biopsy
      • Temporal Artery Biopsy
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure
      • Wound Repair

      Background Check

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        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

      • Medical School
        Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific

        Graduated in 2001

      • Internship Hospital
        Martin Luther King-Drew Medical Center

        Completed in 2003

      • Residency Hospital
        Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        University of California At Los Angeles

        Graduated in 1996

      • Other Education
        Associate Program Director

        Completed in 2009

        Multiple Advanced Laparoscopic Mini-Fellowships

        Completed in 2006

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Fellow of American College of Surgeons, 2010
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      • Media & Publications
        • Abdominal Computed Tomography in the Evaluation of Acute and Perforated Appendicitis in the Community Setting, 2007
        • Evaluation of Pre-Hospital and Emergency Department Systolic Blood Pressure as a Predictor of In-Hospital Stay Mortality, 2009

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Farsi
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Lalezarzadeh's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Lalezarzadeh's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Lalezarzadeh

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Lalezarzadeh's Care Philosophy

      Patient oriented. Treat the whole person: mind, body, soul. Patient needs to participate in their own care to get better. Educate patient to understand their disease and the surgery.

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      Dr. Lalezarzadeh says...

      The least invasive options are sought after to provide the best care possible.

      Use of laparoscopy and robotics provides a unique way of treating your surgical ailments with the most minimally invasive techniques available to provide a safe and fast recovery.

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      Dr. Lalezarzadeh says...

      I am grateful to you all for all the tremendous amount of positive comments the practice has received.