Dr. Pouya Afshar, MD

Dr. Pouya Afshar, MD

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Dr. Pouya Afshar, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 2007 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine and hospital medicine.Read his story

9300 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for California
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About Me

Biography

"Poua Afshar, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician who specializes in caring for hospitalized patients. As a hospitalist, Dr. Afshar is assigned to patients at the time of admission and provides care only during their hospital stay. H...

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2007
Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
Medical School
2007

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

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Dr. Afshar reached out to me after my mom had a fall and he offered to help me in anyway he could, even after my mom left the facility he worked in. He clarified any miscommunication between the facility and I in a heart beat. He talked to me about my mom's care and made sure I had all the...Read More
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Ignored my mother concerns and did not recognize that she was in A fib.
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I would recommend him to anyone and everyone who asked about needing a local doctor. He will answer your call anytime. I can come to him with any concerns I have. Always give good advice. Excellent staff.
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Basic PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Commercial Insurance Company
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Medicaid
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Molina Healthcare
Molina
UnitedHealthCare
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