Dr. Abbasseh Towfigh, DPM

Dr. Abbasseh Towfigh, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. Abbasseh Towfigh, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from California College Of Podiatric Medicine in 1991 and specializes in podiatry, sports medicine, and more.

1260 15th St Ste 1014

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Nail Avulsion and Excision
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 78% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Towfigh's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Towfigh "At the Santa Monica Podiatry Group, we have NO hype, NO claims of being the best. NO false guarantees of curing your fungus, NO egos to deal with in your care. NO promises that cannot be kept, NO misleading ads or therapies that are unproven. Just truthful, honest, effective, competent care. Because we use science and experience to earn your trust. I am committed to patient education as well as taking a conservative, gentle approach to making treatment recommendations."

4  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Towfigh does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot

11  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot Surgery
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Wound Care and Management

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.


  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • California College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Externship At Usc County Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Westside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Towfigh has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Towfigh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Towfigh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Towfigh to family and friends
15 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Towfigh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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