Dr. N Simon Tchekmedyian, MD

Dr. N Simon Tchekmedyian, MD

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66 y/o
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Dr. N Simon Tchekmedyian, MD is a hematology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in hematology and oncology.

Pacific Shores Medical Group

1043 Elm Ave Ste 104

Long Beach, CA 90813
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tchekmedyian performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Tchekmedyian'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.

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

78  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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.

Education

  • Universidad De La Republica, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Brooklyn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Brooklyn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tchekmedyian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tchekmedyian's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tchekmedyian to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Tchekmedyian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

If you want to wait an hour every time you go in - if you want to be stuffed into the most crowded, unpleasant room for hours at a time for chemotherapy - if you want the incompetent nurse to stab you numerous times before she can find a vein every time you go in - then this is the place for you.
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I have been a patient for 26 years. Dr. T recommended treatments that were new for that time. Here I am...26 years later. He is the best!!!
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Dr. T is Gods gift to the world for giving him the wisdom and the excellent skils in treating cancer patients. Three members of our family are still alive and enjoying life because of him. I highly recommend him to all the people in this world. I admire and respect him from the tip of his hair to...more
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