Dr. Silva Karchikian, MD

Dr. Silva Karchikian, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Silva Karchikian, MD is a family medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Yerevan State Medical Institute in 1972 and specializes in family medicine.

Silva Karchikian MD

410 Arden Ave Ste 101

Glendale, CA 91203
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Dr. Karchikian's Experience

Dr. Karchikian'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Karchikian does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated


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  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • 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.


  • Yerevan State Medical Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Yerevan State Medical Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Republican Hospital Yerevan Armenia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Ucla/wadsworth Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Ucla-Wadsworth Va Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Karchikian has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • "Your Health Live with Dr Silva Karchikian" Cable Channel weekly 1 hour LIVE show ,one of first health programs in the community,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Karchikian does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Karchikian and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Karchikian is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Karchikian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karchikian to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Karchikian's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Glendale, CA
doctor Silvia carchekian is one of best doctor I ever had she is very attentent and friendly and professional the office is very clean the nurses are very nice the appuntiment is very easy almost no waiting
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in Los Angeles, CA
Have gone to see her twice and she was condescending and quite unhelpful both times. Trying to schedule an appointment was difficult. I was finally able to get an appointment but waited about an hour for her to see me for 5 minutes. When I saw her she was condescending, and after giving me a very...more
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