Dr. Leila Chaychi, MD

Dr. Leila Chaychi, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Leila Chaychi, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in San Carlos, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read her story

Comprehensive Diabetes-Endocrine Medical Assoc., Inc.

1140 Laurel St Ste D

San Carlos, CA 94070
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Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diabetes Counseling
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Chaychi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chaychi "Leila Chaychi, MD has almost 10 Years of Practiced Experience in Endocrinology Leila Chaychi, MD affiliates herself with the AACE and the American Medical Association Leila Chaychi, MD, has been recognized and awarded for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in the field of Endocrinology. Dr. Chaychi excels in her field due to her prior research background in both basic and clinical medical sciences which has resulted in a number of publications over years which has contributed to the field of endocrinology and metabolism in addition to her outstanding educational background, which includes her MD degree from Tehran Azad University Of Medical Sciences, an Internship through the Yale School of Medicine Affiliated hospital program, Residency through the University of Massachusetts Affiliated hospital Program and Fellowship in Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism through Dartmouth Medical school. Dr. Chaychi holds board certifications in Endocrinology and Clinical Nutrition as well as Internal Medicine. Dr. Chaychi has received number of awards including "Patient Choice Award" for the year 2012-2015. In order to keep herself up-to-date and maintain a leadership in her field she affiliates herself with the AACE, the Endocrine Society and American Medical Association organizations. Looking ahead, Dr. Chaychi intends to remain open to explore and keep abreast of the changes that take place in the field. Dr. Chaychi is very fluent in Spanish, Italian and Farsi in addition to English."
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Care Philosophy

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Looking back, Dr. Chaychi attributes her success to her deep caring for patients and their outcomes. She has a desire to always strive for the best. She attributes her passion for the field of endocrinology to the fact that wanted to become leader and understand more about the connection and association between the different endocrine organs with their effect on the metabolism. She is superb at explaining to her patients the way that the endocrine system functions at different organ levels and enjoys educating them on their diagnoses and treatment plans.


2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

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.


  • Islamic Azad University / Teheran Medical Unit / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Yale School Of Medicine Affiliated Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Massachusetts Affiliated Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Dartmouth Coll/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chaychi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Leila Chaychi, MD
Dr. Chaychi is amazing. She has been my Dr for more than a year now. She has addressed all my issues point by point. I was referred to her for my high sugars. Not only she helped me to get my blood sugars under control in a very short period of time, she also looked at my bones and calcium...Read More
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Pacifica, CA – Nov 22, 2017
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My mom has been a patient of dr. Chaychi for several years but has had many issues controlling her diabetes recently. I got involved and found out a device was inquired on to assist my mom over 9 months ago but was never followed up on. I interceded but found her staff rude, unresponsive &...Read More
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