Dr. Kiarash Mirkia, MD

Dr. Kiarash Mirkia, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Dr. Kiarash Mirkia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University of Vienna in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

5052 S Jones Blvd Ste 135

Las Vegas, NV 89118

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anal Prolapse
more than 71% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
more than 48% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
more than 44% of peers

Dr. Mirkia's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mirkia "As a surgeon I deeply care about my patients and their families. I treat every patient the same way as I would treat my own family. I am fully committed to excellence and best outcome."

6  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

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38  Procedures

  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Smartlipo Triplex® Laser Liposuction
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/7/2014
    Amount or Range: $750,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Seven days post op, the patient developed a spontaneous volvulus (bowel twisting on itself) which resulted in an infarct and death within hours. When the patient was examined by Dr. Mirkia in the morning, the patient's abdominal x-ray was normal. The patient developed he volvulus later that day and expired.
    State: Nevada
1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/20/2018)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Wisconsin
1 Board Action
  • Unprofessional Conduct (12/1/2017)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Nevada


  • University of Vienna
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Vienna
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Temple University Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center and North Chicago VA Hospital with the Chicago Medical School Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Temple University Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Surgery Critical care and Burn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Executive MBA, Graziaddio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Dr. Mirkia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mirkia to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mirkia'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 (1)

I was a patient of Dr kiarash mirkia in April of2012 who removed my appendix which had burst. He had been courtes and respectful to my needs . At time flight for life was bringing a critical person in he took care of them first for I was not in my reasoning was good. My vitals were good. He took...more
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