Dr. Hovanes Ter-Zakarian, MD

Dr. Hovanes Ter-Zakarian, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Hovanes Ter-Zakarian, MD is a family medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Erevan Med Institute in 1976 and specializes in family medicine.

5250 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 310

Los Angeles, CA 90029

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Dr. Ter-Zakarian's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ter-Zakarian does not have any board certifications listed.

119  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (9/2/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Ter-Zakarian, Hovanes J MD: License # 036075065: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has a sister-state discipline in the State of California. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
    State: Illinois
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (4/16/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Erevan Med Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1976

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Languages Spoken

  • Russian
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Hovanes Ter-Zakarian, MD
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This is the most insensitive and unprofessional doctor i have came across. Diagnosing someone with cancer and not wanting to accommodate them. Shame on you!!!!
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Dr. Zakarian waited a week before he informed me of my test results. Dr. has no bed side manners and doesn't know how to talk or treat his patients.
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