Dr. Parvin Afshar, MD

Dr. Parvin Afshar, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Parvin Afshar, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Cerritos, CA. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in psychiatry.

17215 Studebaker Rd Ste 300

Cerritos, CA 90703

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Psychiatric Evaluation
more than 74% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
more than 55% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 50% of peers

Dr. Afshar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Afshar does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

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.


  • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Martin Luther King Jr Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Afshar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afshar's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Afshar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I honestly don't know how she is still practicing. She is so incompetent, unorganized and careless towards her patients well being. All she wants to do is to write a prescription and send you out the door. She asks you to bring in a list of medications with you every time you visit because she...more
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AWFUL! Avoid this Doctor at all costs! She won't listen to you, but tell you (If you are a Woman) that you need to be Married or in a Relationship to be truly happy. She won't help you if you are caught off guard, and need a refill (I just moved out of state & TOLD Dr. Afshar when I was MOVING. I...more
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