Dr. Iraj Akhavan, MD

Dr. Iraj Akhavan, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Iraj Akhavan, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences in 1971 and specializes in internal medicine.

315 W 50th St

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Dr. Akhavan's Experience

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Dr. Akhavan'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*

141  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • School Of Medicine Tehran University Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • New Rochelle Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhavan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akhavan's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akhavan to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Akhavan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Akhavan is an old-school compassionate doctor with modern day treatment. He cares about his patients and has wealth of broad medical knowledge. He's confident and knows his stuff. I cannot understand since I'd the negative reviews. My only complaint is the long wait times.
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This doctor is the worst! He is always about money and what works to his benefit. A patient of his was very sick and instead of finding a doctor to work on her, he suggests going to another doctor that wouldn't even look at her because she didn't have the right insurance. Dr. A. did not assist in...more
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Update: after going to planned parenthood they confirmed that the excesses Dr Akhavan and his office gave not to refill my birth control were completely bogus. No need for bloodwork to give BC prescription. An OBGYN does not need to be involved. The only reason to demand reoccurring visits shorter...more
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OVER RATTED. NOT AS GREAT AS THEY SAY. LONG LONG SUPER LONG WAIT TIMES OVER 2 HOURD
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