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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 38 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.


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(904) 446-8972

Dr. Afshari accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Afshari's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mastectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Afshari performs Mastectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Afshari performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Breast Surgical Procedure
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Dr. Afshari performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Afshari performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Breast Cancer
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Dr. Afshari treats Breast Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Afshari treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma

Dr. Afshari's conditions and procedures:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hernia
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tumor Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Jacksonville Health Ed Program University
Internship Hospital
1981
Jacksonville Health Ed Program
Residency Hospital
1976
Shiraz University
Medical School
1981
1976

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Afshari's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Afshari

4.8

Based on 109 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.504587155963303%
(6)

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If you have ADHD or another condition where are you have short-term memory loss, do you not go to this doctor! He was very blunt and would not let me think of my doctor’s last name. Then he changes to trying to find what has been giving me issues, I have an ultrasound that shows what it is, and...Read More
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The compassion this physician displayed was extraordinary. His candid explanation about my ex-current condition was amazing, astonishing, astounding, fabulous, fantastic and in final superb. Dr Afshari, calmed my family during the initial interview right through pre-op and post op. I had a...Read More
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Dr. Afshari: Most people think of surgeons as having a hard and cold demeanor,......but, NOT my surgeon! He has a warm, compassionate feeling for his patients. After my surgery, he left me with no pain, and no scar! He is par-excellence in his element, and I can thoughtfully say,.......there...Read More
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The day my Oncologist gave me the diagnoses I refused to accept it. Instead of immediately meeting with Dr. Afshari, I went home and decided not to address the situation at all. Dr. Afshari and his staff cared so much, they convinced me to come in and stayed after normal office hours to meet with...Read More
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Following a malignant breast tumor diagnosis, I was referred to Dr. Afshari for treatment. Dr. Afshari patiently and thoroughly went over my diagnosis and our treatment plan. He scheduled me for surgery within three days of my initial visit. From our initial visit through the surgery and into the...Read More
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