Dr. Sherin Shirazi, MD

Dr. Sherin Shirazi, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Sherin Shirazi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA. She graduated from Emory University and specializes in general surgery and surgery.Read her story

1044 S Fair Oaks Ave # 101

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

(626) 788-5393

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Gallbladder Removal
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Shirazi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shirazi "Sherin Shirazi, MD, FACS is a surgeon specializing in breast surgery and general surgery for patients in Pasadena, California and the greater Los Angeles area. In addition to her expertise in breast cancer, she offers treatment for other conditions such as hemorrhoids; hernias; diverticulitis; genetic testing; and cancer such as colon cancer and breast cancer. Dr. Shirazi is associated with Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, California Dr. Shirazi earned her MD from Emory University School of Medicine. She did her residency at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, where she also earned her Ph.D. Dr. Shirazi's interest in surgery formed after a summer of research with a leading oncologist at Emory. She studied "curative" drugs and their side effects which brought the realities of cancer treatment to light, including the relevance of surgery towards a cure, and the importance of early detection. Dr. Shirazi brings the best service to her clients by remaining up-to-date with the latest in clinical trials and novel surgical treatments. Her goal is to spare her patients from the harsh side effects induced by drug therapies. She's brought a strong focus on breast surgery and the advancements in preventive screenings that a lot of practices aren't providing. She strives to ensure every patient has a thorough understanding the diagnosis, treatment options, and potential outcomes."
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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

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.


  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of S Ca/Lac and Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shirazi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shirazi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shirazi to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shirazi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Shirazi has been one of the best Drs have had the pleasure meeting she did a amazing job on my husband surgery always shown her concern and always straight forward with a straight answer.
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Dr. Shirazi is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered. I have a complicated medical issue that has interfered with my daily life for years. Dr. Shirazi found out what was wrong with me when no other doctors could! She performed surgery & it was a success! Dr. Shirazi is extremely...more
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Dr. Shirazi genuinely cares about what she does. She actually took the time to listen, unfortunately not many take the time with their patients like she did.
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Surgery of my left breast for cancer lumpectomy and two lymph nodes removal went well. No repeat surgery needed. Healing process fast with minimal scaring. Could not be happier with results.
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