Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD

Pediatric PulmonologyFemale

Pediatric Pulmonology

Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Long Beach, CA and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from NEW YORK MED COLL in 2008. She is affiliated with medical facilities Miller Children's & Women's Hospital - Long Beach and St. Mary Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD

Translational Pulmonary and Immunology Research Center

2801 Atlantic Ave Long Beach, CA 90806
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Yoonessi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Respirator Fit Evaluations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yoonessi performs Respirator Fit Evaluations more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Yoonessi performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Tuberculosis Screening
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yoonessi performs Tuberculosis Screening more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Yoonessi performs this procedure more than 70% of her peers

Newborn Jaundice
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Yoonessi treats Newborn Jaundice more than 59% of her peers

Dr. Yoonessi treats this condition more than 59% of her peers

Dr. Yoonessi's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Testing
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Lung Diseases
  • Chronic Respiratory Diseases
  • Congenital Lung Diseases
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Hernia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Respirator Fit Evaluations
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Tremor
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Wheezing

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(562) 933-8567

Dr. Yoonessi accepts the following insurance:

1st Medical Network
Aetna
Anthem
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue Advantage
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Cigna
First Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Yoonessi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yoonessi

4.5

Based on 31 ratings

5 Star
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4 Star
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3 Star
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Dr. Yoonessi is one of the best doctors I have known I’m so happy with the service she provides for my daughter she always knowns how to answer my questions and helps me understand that I’m not alone and her team is the best Joanna is always helpful with everything there just the best I’m so happy with them ??
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Yulissa in Los Ángeles , CA – Jun 02, 2019
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She is such a friendly doctor, she always has a smile on her face. She's professional and attentive, I am very happy that she's my doctor, I couldn't ask for a better doctor. I highly recommend her to anyone that is looking for a good pediatrician.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Abbas Abdulhasan in Long beach, California – Dec 24, 2017
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She always has a smile on her face and is filled with a positive attitude. She is so sweet with my son Adrian. Also, her staff is the best !Such a great team. Totally recommend to bring your children here!
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Brittany Hernandez in Lakewood, California – Dec 21, 2017
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Me gusta mucho la atención que le da la doctora ????? Yoonessi a mis 3 niños, ya que les hace todo los chequeos y exámenes que necesitan para estar segura que no tienen nada malo
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Karen Gram in Long Beach ?? CA – Dec 19, 2017
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Dr.Yoonessi is all for finding the right plan for your child she works with you and explains things thoroughly. Joanna at the front desk is very nice I leave messages for the doctor and I get a response quick. And Nancy the office manager is very understanding and helpful.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Shavonne in Paramount, CA – Dec 19, 2017
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THE NURSES AND FRONT DESK ARE VERY WELCOMING AND NICE ALL THE TIME. I LOVE DR. YOONESSI IS VERY SWEET AND TKES CARE OF KIERA. DR YOONESI DOESNT LEAVE THE ROOM UNTIL ALL QUESTRIONS AND CONCERNS ARE ANSWERED . I WOULD HAVE TO SAY I HAVE TO WAIT AWHILE TO SEE HER . THATS JUST THE ONLY DOWN FALL.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
1 person found this helpful
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Long Beach, CA – Nov 02, 2017
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Marlene and Nancy have such a sweet attitude. They were very helpful when my daughter was crying. Dr Yoonessi always goes out of her way for my medical needs.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Kassandra N. in Long Beach, Ca – Mar 18, 2017
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She is a very caring doctor. Gives my son the appropriate amount of time and attention. She has new pa's and they are awesome! Definitely recommend!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Long Beach, CA – Mar 17, 2017
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I love this clinic. The staff is nice and caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Francis in Longbeach, ca – Mar 12, 2017
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Dr.Yoonessi helped my child and I a lot. She cares about my family.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Luz Montoya in Wilmington, CA – Mar 11, 2017
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she is awesome!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Niki in Los Angeles, CA – Aug 04, 2016
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Care Philosophy

Above all, she remains committed to patient advocacy, research, integrative work, medicine, preventive medicine, holistic health, and non-profit work....Read more

Biography

Dr. Leila Yoonessi is a pediatric pulmonologist practicing in Long Beach, CA.  She practices pediatric pulmonology and general pediatrics.  Dr....Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pediatrics

Education

University of California Irvine
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Southern California
Residency Hospital
2008
NEW YORK MED COLL
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Does Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD accept any insurance plans?

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Does Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD accept new patients?

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What conditions does Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD treat?

Dr. Yoonessi frequently treats the following conditions: Newborn Jaundice, Acute Upper Respiratory Infection, and Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD's office address?

Dr. Yoonessi's office is located at 2801 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages is Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD fluent in?

Dr. Yoonessi is able to speak Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Is Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Yoonessi provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD is affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital - Long Beach and St. Mary Medical Center.

Is Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD holds board certifications in Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology.

How much experience does Dr. Leila Yoonessi, MD have?

Dr. Yoonessi has over 14 years of healthcare experience.

Locations

Translational Pulmonary and Immunology Research Center

Memorialcare Long Beach Memorial Medical Center2801 Atlantic Ave Long Beach, CA 90806
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Roger Y Takla MD Inc

Roger Y Takla MD Inc1040 Elm Ave Ste 301 Long Beach, CA 90813
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WCCT Global

Allergy Asthma & Respiratory Care2600 Redondo Ave Ste 400 Long Beach, CA 90806
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Yoonessi is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Miller Children's & Women's Hospital - Long Beach

Long Beach, CA

St. Mary Medical Center

Long Beach, CA

66% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received