Dr. Janet Vafaie, MD

Dr. Janet Vafaie, MD

Dermatology  |  
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Dr. Janet Vafaie, MD is a dermatologist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 2003 and specializes in dermatology, cosmetic dermatologic surgery, and more.Read her story

10921 Wilshire Blvd Ste 800

Los Angeles, CA 90024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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Top Care Areas


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Skin Infections
very high
more than 92% of peers
Itchy Skin
more than 89% of peers
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Vafaie's bio

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  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Botox® for Severe Underarm Sweating when Antiperspirants Fail
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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.


  • G.W. Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • UC Irvine Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • NYMC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vafaie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vafaie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vafaie to family and friends
based on 68 total reviews (39 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

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Dr. Vafaie's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (39)

DR VAFAIE is a talent. Over the last decade I've seen her for skin cancer, Botox laser for stretch marks (she has the best lasers !!!) and also for skin checks . I've been to many doctors she's really number 1!!!
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in San jose ca 95112
Go to Dr V for Botox and filler and try her skin care line. I tried every doctor in Los Angeles she's the best. No wonder she was named best in Los Angeles and Malibu. THANKS DOCTOR
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in Sacramento
While this Dr doesn't really seem to discuss acne.... she's a board certified dermatologist, and cancer surgeon . she sure is a talent. She cleared my skin with medicine and peels and laser ! No more scars
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DR VAFAIE is the best! She is double trained and as a nurse myself I know what's up. She uses the best solutions . I went to her for spider vein surgery and Botox but I plan to see her for skin cancer screening
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in Los Angeles
Dr. Vafaie is exceptional and very knowledgeable. She a board certified dermatologist and MOHS surgeon. Dr. Vafaie is very thorough when doing full body skin examinations and makes sure to address any area of concern by performing a biopsy. Her biopsies are extremely small, painless, and left no...more
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