Dr. Afshin Bahador

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Specialty:Gynecologist (OBGYN)
Practice: Gynecologic Oncology Inc
Hospital: Scripps Memorial Hosp-La Jolla
Med. School:Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Grad. Year: 1996

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Accepting New Patients:Y

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Rating: 4.6 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 11 reviews. Dr. Afshin Bahador has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Gynecologist (OBGYN)-related: pregnancy, fetus, neonatal, obstetrics, gynecology, neonatology, childbirth, newborns, baby, infants, premature birth, mother, birth, ultrasound, female reproductive system
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RID: 5468483
11/05/14 1 1 1 1 Never had the chance to meet with this Dr as I was never given an appt by his front office staff. It's been over a month since first contact. She was pleasant during initial contact but all contact after that was rude and 'too busy' attitude. Odd to have someone like this running a busy oncologist office, where the patients are stressed and need a little more TLC. I have chosen another surgeon for this very reason. This Dr came recommended by another well known surgeon in the La Jolla area 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
06/02/14 SYSTEM: 'birds of a feather' score (based on Medicare patients-in-common): 3.8 
RID: 2918291
17/10/13 4 5 5 5 I love this Dr!!! Dr Bahador is caring and compassionate. He spent a lot of time with me and patiently answered my many many questions. Others say he is great...well he has a wonderful bedside manner too! I gave the office staff a 4 only because Margie saved them. Margi is the best!!! She is always smiling and ready to help. The rest of the front office seems busy and not nearly as caring. 
Insurance: United Healthcare
01/09/13 SYSTEM: City changed from "SAN DIEGO" to "La Jolla" 
RID: 2774909
18/08/13 5 5 5 5 Best surgeon. Best holistic care. Best judgment in and outside OR. Even ordered to switch my room to the sunshine side for faster healing. In hospital for 5 weeks now. Earned my complete trust. Bordering on genius. 
Insurance: Aetna
RID: 2676606
11/06/13 5 5 5 5 Dr Bahador HAS to be the best in his specialty. I had a laparoscopic/robot assisted hysterectomy + insertion of the Y Mesh for cervix prolapse on Jun 4 2013. Came home on the 5th. Never lost a drop of blood, never took a pain pill after leaving the hospital. He is careful and detail oriented. His bedside manners are perfect. He has the most caring staff and makes the patient feel like she is the only one he has. 
Insurance: CIGNA
RID: 2272037
19/06/12 5 5 5 5 I was referred to Dr Bahador by my GYN @ SRS-La Mesa, to see if I was a candidate for laporapscopic repair of a prolapse via robotic surgery. Although the surgery ended up requiring so much more, as well as operation hours, Dr Bahador remained kind, courteous and professional every time he spoke with me. I am now 1 week post-op, and feeling pretty damn good. Thanks so much to Dr Bahador! 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
RID: 2083680
26/04/12 5 5 5 5 LOVE LOVE LOVE Dr. Bahador!! He is so compassionate - sits down and takes plenty of time going over what he is going to do and after the surgery as well. He did the robotic hysterectomy and it went perfectly!! I recommend Dr. Bahador to everyone!! He is so knowledgeable and caring!!! 
Insurance: Anthem
RID: 1521921
25/08/11 5 5 5 5 Absolute best! Professional, kind, and caring. Entire staff was extremely kind, which is very, very rare for most medical office staff! 
Insurance: Aetna
RID: 1140266
31/03/10 3 4 5 5 brilliant doctor. explain things very clearly. excellent surgeon, i trust him 100%. front desk staff needs improvement. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
RID: 994817
24/09/09 4 4 5 5 Charming, caring , compassionate handsome Docotor. Takes his time with every patient. Very thorough! Love him! 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield
RID: 733822
01/12/08 5 5 5 5 Amazing Doctor. Performed a surgery for me and left an unnoticeable scar. Very friendly, helpful, and knowledgable and an excellent surgeon. 
Insurance: Anthem
RID: 444503
15/11/07 5 4 5 5 Dr. Bahador is exceptional. We actually loved going to him. Brilliant, patient, communicator & explainer...and very positive. Brings compassion, competence and hope. 
Insurance: Blue Cross / Blue Shield