Dr. Shirin Afrasiabi, MD

Dr. Shirin Afrasiabi, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shirin Afrasiabi, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Costa Mesa, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

2301 Newport Blvd Ste A

Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Contact Information

(949) 548-5700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Afrasiabi's Experience

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

Dr. Afrasiabi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Afrasiabi "Dr. Afrasiabi is a compassionate Internist, who has been practicing for over 18 years. She completed her undergraduate and post-graduate education in Texas and moved to California to be near her family. Her approach involves the whole patient, and her kindness is noticed in the first few minutes of your encounter. She insists on patient education and participation in the decision making process. She considers herself a patient advocate. Dr. Afrasiabi has won numerous awards, including Patients' Choice Award 2008, 2011 and Compassionate Doctor Recognition 2010-12."
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Afrasiabi does not have any board certifications listed.

194

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genital Herpes
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mild Skin Rash
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Runner's Knee
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tonsillitis
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • 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

  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Afrasiabi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Afrasiabi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afrasiabi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afrasiabi to family and friends
3.4
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Afrasiabi's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Long Beach, CA |
I have been seeing Dr. A for a few years. She is my favorite doctor! She is a very compassionate doctor who cares deeply about the well being of her patients and takes extra measures to ensure I am taking care of myself. She doesn't hesitate to spend extra time talking about life which enables her...more
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Irvine, CA |
There must have been a change in front office staff recently, because they are perfectly friendly now, and I absolutely LOVE Dr. Afrasiabi. She is a straight shooter - will tell you like it is, but she is also compassionate and looks at you as a whole person to determine the best treatment and path...more
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in Costa Mesa, CA |
Very Very rude front office staff. treated me like a criminal and in the end i walked out. would not recommend this place to my worst enemy.
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in Costa Mesa, CA |
Very very rude front staff. I sure hope she doesn't treat her parents or grandmother like I got treated. Will never go back am looking for a new Dr. If you are elderly look for another dr. This place treats you the worst I have ever experienced.
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  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • SCAN Health Plan
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