Dr. Sohrab Afshari, MD

Dr. Sohrab Afshari, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
Insurances AcceptedSave
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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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."


  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated



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

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Likelihood to Recommend (81)

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Dr. Afshari's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (40)

Dr. Afshari is a highly talented surgeon and a wonderful human being. You can tell how much he cares about his patients. He did such a good job on my lumpectomy, it doesn't look like I had breast surgery at all. If you have breast cancer, this is the guy you want operating on you.
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Dr.Afshari truly cares about his patients. He is clear and answers all questions to satisfaction. I trust that he will take care of me. Several of my friends are patients as well. . All are completely satisfied !!
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Dr Afshari is the physician that we all hope for but hardly ever meet. His approach to medicine is as much art as it is science. He took the time to explain every aspect of a gall bladder removal I badly needed. He read AND explained every line of the imaging and lab reports to me. His...more
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I was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and was referred to Dr. Afshari. I was scared and extremely nervous upon meeting him for the first time. He immediately put me at ease and explained what was happening to my body and what he could do to help. His bedside manner is exceptional. He was...more
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I had a great experience with his office, interactions with the doctor himself, and during the procedure. The staff was well organized even through hurricane delays and interruptions. The doctor's manner is warm, genuine, and calming, and he did a good job explaining the procedure to me. My...more
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