Dr. James Baharvar, MD

Dr. James Baharvar, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. James Baharvar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Pahlavi University / School of Medicine (Shiraz University) and specializes in internal medicine and geriatric medicine.

2428 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 404

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 828-6868

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 4 More

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Dr. Baharvar's Experience

Dr. Baharvar'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Baharvar does not have any board certifications listed.

154  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Blood Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Therapy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Pahlavi University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Pahlavi University / School of Medicine (Shiraz University)
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Teheran University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Lutheran Medical center, Cleveland, Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Jewish Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Lutheran Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Jewish Inst Geriatric Care
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Baharvar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Baharvar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baharvar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baharvar to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Baharvar'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 (2)

Dr. Baharvar's office has been saying to call in a month or so for an appointment and/or that they do not accept Medi-Cal patients even though they are listed as available. They say that they are "full" and are quite rude on the phone when they discover that you are not a PAYING patient, but rather...more
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He has been our family Dr for the past 20 + years.. Dr. Baharvar is very knowledgeable,and trust worthy. He and his whole staff is incredibly kind and compassionate couldn't be more of great choice for your primary care dr.!
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