Dr. Rahim Sotoodehfar, MD

Dr. Rahim Sotoodehfar, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(5)
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Dr. Rahim Sotoodehfar, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Wexford, PA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Tabriz University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.

5500 Brooktree Rd Ste 201

Wexford, PA 15090

Contact Information

(724) 933-1420

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 89% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
63

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Tabriz University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Huron Rd Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Wva
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sotoodehfar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sotoodehfar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sotoodehfar to family and friends
1.4
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sotoodehfar's Performance

Trustworthiness
POOR
Explains condition(s) well
POOR
Answers Questions
POOR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He was awful! He saw me once diagnosed me wrong because he didn't want to deal with it. I ended up in the hospital a few days later with something much more serious. He doesn't even see or talk to me he has his assistants take care of it. Still see his Physicians assistants because they work with...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sotoodehfar accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Sotoodehfar has admitting privileges

UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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