Dr. Jamshid Niknam, MD

Dr. Jamshid Niknam, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Jamshid Niknam, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Inglewood, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Fac Med Tabriz in 1981 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

401 S La Brea Ave

Inglewood, CA 90301

Contact Information

(310) 275-7575

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Niknam's Experience

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

3  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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.

Education

  • Fac Med Tabriz
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Loyola Med Ctr/Hines Va Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Loyola Med Ctr/Hines Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Minn Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Niknam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Niknam's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Niknam to family and friends
13 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Niknam'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

3 months have not seem by Dr. Niknam. Always a nurse practitioner.
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Fabulous pulmonologist who saved my father's life nearly 10 years ago. We were traveling back from Hawaii and needed to stop in LA as my father was very weak. Upon admittance to Centinela, he was treated by a team of physicians including Dr. Niiknam. They prescribed an antibiotic that ultimately...more
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Prescribed a second medication to take with the first. Both do the same thing. Insurance company called and said taking both was dangerous. Said they would make referrals to specialists. Never made the referrals. Prescribed horse pill medication even after I said I had difficulty swallowing. Seemed...more
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Dr. Niknam is the most knowledgeable doctors I know. He is a man of great integrity and dignity. He is literally a life saver. It seems he is always on call and ready to help anybody in need. Thank you for everything you do, Dr. Niknam.
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I had a pleasant experience. I first was seen by Dr. Niknam's PA who was very compassionate and thorough. And then Dr. Niknam made sure I understood everything and had all my questions answered. I would recommend to anyone.
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