Dr. Ludmila Afonicheva, MD

Dr. Ludmila Afonicheva, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ludmila Afonicheva, MD is a family medicine specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. She specializes in family medicine.

Traditional Family Practice

3655 Lomita Blvd Ste 418

Torrance, CA 90505
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Afonicheva's Experience

Dr. Afonicheva's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

204  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Perm State Medical Academy
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Hospital #14
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Estrn Va Med Sch/Ghent Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Afonicheva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Afonicheva is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Afonicheva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afonicheva to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Afonicheva's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience was a nightmare. Afonicheva's MO is to do as little as possible and get as many copays as possible. Referrals are a constant battle. Every refill requires an appointment. Some of the information she gives about process was also just not accurate. For every medical issue I had I was...more
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I would not use this doctor if she were the last one on earth! She does not care about the well being of her patients and I believe she is just in business for money! She refuses to give patients their needed medication unless you comply with her every 4 month blood test request even if the...more
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