As a physician I believe that you have to be well informed and educated about your disease.
I spend as much time as needed with my patients to make sure that they understand their diagnoses and are comfortable with the management needed.
Dr. Yasharpour graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She then received her medical degree with Dean's List Honors and a special distinction in Dermatology Research from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. (Fun fact: Dr. Yasharpour grew up in Houston, Texas, and originally moved to Los Angeles for high school.) After graduation, Dr. Yasharpour returned to Los Angeles for her postgraduate training in Internal Medicine at the world-renowned Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Afterward, she completed a prestigious fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at University of California, Irvine (UCI). Dr. Yasharpour has co-authored several publications in leading peer-reviewed journals and has participated in numerous high-level meetings and conferences as a recognized expert in her field.