Dr. Ramin Sorkhi, MD

Dr. Ramin Sorkhi, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Ramin Sorkhi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Pahlavi University / School Of Medicine (Shiraz University) in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, breast oncology, and more.

225 E 2nd Ave Ste 340

Escondido, CA 92025

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Blue Cross Life and Health Insurance Company
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sorkhi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sorkhi performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sorkhi performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Breast Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sorkhi treats Breast Diseases more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Sorkhi treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sorkhi treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sorkhi treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sorkhi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation
  • Gastrointestinal Procedure
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Non-Invasive Treatment of Fibroids
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Purpura
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Robotic-Assisted Revisional Bariatric Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Ramin Sorkhi is a board certified surgeon specializing in minimally invasive laparoscopic abdominal surgery.
Dr. Sorkhi received his medical degree from the Medical School at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences in 1991, and also served hi...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Sinai Northwest Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Bronx Lebanon Hosp
Residency Hospital
2006
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Bronx Lebanon Hosp
Internship Hospital
2001
Mafraq Hosp
Residency Hospital
1991
Pahlavi University / School Of Medicine (Shiraz University)
Medical School
2008
2007
2006
2003
2001
1991

Awards

Dr. Sorkhi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sorkhi

4.1

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(36)
4 Stars
7.8431372549019605%
(4)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
19.607843137254903%
(10)

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Hospitalized with severe abdominal pain, I was under the care of Dr. Sorkhi. Dr. Sorkhi performed laparoscopic surgery and successfully removed a perforated appendix. Dr. Sorkhi described the procedure, answered my questions, and suggested ways to speed recovery. I found him to be professionally...Read More
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I had my colon surgery with Dr. Sorkhi. He is a very skilled surgeon and treats everyone as if they were family. If you need a surgeon, he is the one.
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I had a great experience with this doctor. He is straightforward, honest and efficient. He did an excellent job . I'm happy with the process and the results. I highly recommend him to anyone needing surgery.
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This Dr. Has no compassion for his patients after surgery!! And the staff is very rude on the phone!! I do not recommend this office. Run the other way!!
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I was referred to Dr. Sorkhi for surgery to remove a Malignant Mass at the base of my Colon. He is a wonderful, caring and highly recommended dr. Surgery went well and I healed and recovered very quickly. Was also seen by him for a second surgery for the insertion of a Port a Cath for...Read More
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