Dr. Pouyan Famini, MD

Dr. Pouyan Famini, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Dr. Pouyan Famini, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Van Nuys, CA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 2009 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

15211 Vanowen St Ste 100

Van Nuys, CA 91405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Famini'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

41  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • CT-Guided Biopsy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Ultrasound

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.


  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Famini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Famini to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Famini'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 (3)

I can not express how much I appreciate Dr Famini's help with my son's complex thyroid cancer condition. He is not only extremely thorough and knowledgeable; but also has the patience and kindness of a saint, dealing with an over worrying mom (me). His staff is also amazing. I've dealt with many...more
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I recommend Dr. Famini in a heart bit. Amazing person first of all. He really cares, gets to the bottom of the whatever health issues you might have. Took his time in asking details about my health, my family's health, etc. Great Doctor!!!
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Dr. Famini was very good! I was late to my first appt and he saw me anyhow even with his busy schedule. He was very professional, good bed side manners, was very thorough and explained everything to me. He made me feel at ease about my condition and followed up with me after my appointment. I would...more
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