Dr. Sohrab Afshari, MD

Dr. Sohrab Afshari, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Sohrab Afshari, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Shiraz University in 1976 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

2311 University Blvd W

Jacksonville, FL 32217

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Cancer
more than 5% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Afshari "Dr. Afshari has 30 years of surgical experience in abdominal, endocrine and cancer surgery. Combined with the leading edge knowledge of surgical educator at University of Florida and a heart-felt compassionate and caring attitude, Dr. Afshari delivers the best outcomes."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Shiraz University
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Jacksonville Health Ed Program University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Jacksonville Health Ed Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Afshari has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afshari's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afshari to family and friends
88 total reviews (46 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (88)

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  • 1

Dr. Afshari'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 (46)

Dr. Afshari's confidence and humor is contagious and helps ease the tension of a stressful situation. His office staff actually answers their phones and are extremely helpful, friendly and knowledgeable, answering all questions with patience, especially Colleen.
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G. Peters. Dr. Afshari's staff are caring, loving associates. Colleen, has the most caring heart any patient could wish for. She's smart, takes care of Dr. Afshari's patient in a professional manner. Your wait time is short. And the nurse that assist Colleen is so cool. She's a great help to...more
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Yes, we would highly recommend Dr Arshari - everything was a 10!!
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I had a hernia repair. A large hernia. Dr Afshari did a fantastic job. He and his staff were attentive and easy to work with. I'm very satisfied and highly recommend.
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Dr, Afshari is professional & personable. The office staff are terrific. Being a nurse, I look for a doctor who is outstanding in his field. He noticed my enlarged thyroid when I took my mom in for a hernia repair consult. He is so observant. After years of difficulty swallowing & my...more
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