Dr. Vigen Abovian, MD

Dr. Vigen Abovian, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Vigen Abovian, MD is a family medicine specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

435 Arden Ave Ste 330

Glendale, CA 91203

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
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Dr. Abovian's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood Draw
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Blood Pressure Management
Blood Sugar Monitoring
Boil
Bone Disorders
Bronchitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Diabetes Management
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Congestive Heart Failure
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
Declining Functioning
Dementia
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Education
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dipstick Urinalysis
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Disorders
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Frailty
Fungal Nail Infection
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gonorrhea Screening
Hair Loss
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
High Cholesterol
HIV Screening
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insomnia
Joint Pain
Kidney Disease
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Knee Disorders
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Migraine
Muscle Pain
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Recurrent Falls
Ringworm
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sore Throat
Spondylosis
Stomach Diseases
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urine Pregnancy Test
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Vision Screening
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Our commitment to patient care and physician work satisfaction is what drives us to be the most trusted and relied physicians in our area. We emphasize on communication and rapport building skills, patient centered and solution focused interviewing s...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Spohn Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
2008
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, Family Medicine Residency
Internship Hospital
2005
University Wi Eau Claire Fam Med (Transitional Year Interniship)
2003
New York Medical College
Medical School
2001
Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
Los Angeles Valley College
Undergraduate School
1995
West Coast University
Undergraduate School
2010
2008
2005
2003
2001
1996
1995

Languages

  • Armenian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Abovian , is a great Doctor, comfortable to be around, clean office, good location, pretty easy free parking. My first visit at Dr. Abovian and I am very pleased to say the least. He listened to all of my concerns and he gave me great advice on ways to stay healthy. His staff was very pleasant...Read More
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I like Dr. Abovian. He probably is one of the most intelligent people I know when it comes to your health. I have changed many dr. offices in the past, and for most reasons is my health is very important to me. I would like my dr. to take enough time to understand every aspect of my life before...Read More
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Dr. Abovian was my daughter's physician in Corpus Christi, Tx and is the most caring, intelligent doctor we've ever known.
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I don't know who let him be a doctor. Doesn't even take the time with the patient and does not give authorization to the patient to see a specialist. stay away from this doctor.
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I was assigned Dr Abovian through my insurance. I been really sick with the flu and wanted to call in for an appointment today. Receptionist informed me that Dr has no apts. available today, he's not working on Fridays because it's his paper work day and they are closed on weekends. Needless to...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Net
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
HealthCare Partners
HealthNet
Mental Health Network (MHN)
Humana
L.A. Care Health Plan
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Medicaid of California
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
PacifiCare Health Insurance
PacifiCare PPO
PPO Plus
Preferred IPA of California
Regal Medical Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO