Dr. Shaida Behnam, MD

Dr. Shaida Behnam, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Shaida Behnam, MD is a family medicine specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.

147 El Dorado St Ste A

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 373-1813

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Dr. Behnam's Experience

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Dr. Behnam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

112  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.

Education

  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Behnam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Behnam's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behnam to family and friends
30 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Behnam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I saw Dr. Benham for a routine visit. She told me my pulse is too low and then called an ambulance to transport me to the ER. My fading pulse was about to result in a "silent heart attack," a heart attack with no chest pain - a condition common with diabetics. She also knows a lot a lot about...more
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I was a patient of Dr. Behnam for 6 years. Every time I gained a pound, I got lectured. Recently I got diagnosed with depression—couldn’t get out of bed and couldn’t stop crying. I went to see Dr. Behnam and instead of being concerned, I got scolded for gaining 6 pounds. She didn’t get that not...more
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Dr. Behnam is by far the best primary care physician I've ever had and I am so glad to have her as my doctor now. She is incredibly kind and you can tell she really cares about her patients. She listens to your concerns and gives different options for treatment. I love that she incorporates Eastern...more
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Dr. Behnam gets my highest recommendation. She is very warm, caring & respectful... which is rare in a Dr. I feel lucky to have found her. I like that you can get in to see her promptly, if needed. Her staff is wonderful, too.
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Warm caring physician who really listens to you. I highly recommend her.
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