Dr. Karen Zaghiyan, MD

Dr. Karen Zaghiyan, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Karen Zaghiyan, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in West Hollywood, CA. She graduated from University Of California At San Diego and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

8737 Beverly Blvd Ste 101

West Hollywood, CA 90048

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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more than 69% of peers
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zaghiyan "Dr. Zaghiyan is a colorectal surgeon in Los Angeles specializing in surgical and non-surgical treatments for diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus. Her training in both general surgery as well as advanced training in colorectal surgery allows her to provide cutting edge treatments for both benign and malignant colorectal disease. Dr. Zaghiyan is committed to serving her patients with compassion and providing exceptional care each step of the way."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Sphincter Reserving Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal

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.


  • UCLA Ctr For The Hlth Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cedars-Siani Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Siani Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Siani Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • Persian

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Zaghiyan, MD
Dr Z saved my life! Great bedside manor. Very professional, answered all my questions fully. Best doctor I have ever had and really took the time to meet my needs .
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Debra Centurion in Burbank Ca – Mar 10, 2018
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I would absolutely recommend Dr Zaghiyan to my Family & Friends. She is a very competent Physician and has helped me tremendously. I can't thank her enough. Dr. is very trustworthy and smart.
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Phyllis Cole-Bram in Los Angeles, CA – Jun 13, 2017
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I truly believe I owe my life to Dr. Zaghiyan! She is an incredible surgeon and all around Rock Star! She has the best bedside manners of all the doctors I have met. Such an amazing women who genuinely cares and has the skill and experience to back it up.
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