Dr. Omid Mostachfi


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Specialty:Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 24 reviews. Dr. Omid Mostachfi has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)-related: ears, nose, throat, hearing loss, tonsillitis, nasal surgery, endoscopy, laryngology, reconstructive surgery of the head and neck, thyroid surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery, swallowing disorders, sleep apnea, vertigo
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Date Staff Punctual Helpful Knowledge Review Comments
RID: 3600101
08/11/13 5 5 5 5 I found Dr. Mostachfi's office staff to be warm and kind. I was able to go in for my appointment a little earlier than the appointed time and found Dr. Mostachfi to be very attentive, kind and was able to tell me his thoughts on what might be the issue and what the next steps were to solve my problem without speaking 'over my head'. WONDERFUL experience. 
Insurance: BC Med
RID: 2650026
16/05/13 5 5 5 5 Fantastic Care! Thorough, knowledgeable, communicative, conversational, inquisitive, expert.  Respond
RID: 1710750
10/02/12 4 5 4 5 Been to him several times, very patient & caring. Able to tell me what it is NOT so far, but unable to diagnose yet. Have had biopsies but they are unable to as well.  Respond
RID: 1636172
16/11/11 5 5 5 5 Appointment was on time and information he provided was very helpful and informative. Didn't feel rushed during the appointment and he was able to answer all of my questions. Very pleased  Respond
RID: 1560441
13/10/11 5 5 5 5 To me he is helpful and thoughtful doctor. He puts time on you and listens to your problem, then gives you deep smile and helpful comments, he never pushes you to hurry and wrap up the topic, so you feel relax to share your problem with him.  Respond
RID: 1534078
10/09/11 3 5 1 5 He was very friendly and on time, but ultimately unhelpful. Suffered BPPV for 2 years and waited 6 months for this appointment. It lasted all of 10 minutes. 5 of those being taken up by a hearing test. He told me I had BPPV (already knew that), what BPPV was (already knew that) and sent me out the door. Complete disappointment after waiting so long for help. Could've dropped $20 on a hearing test at any clinic and not had the six month wait to tell me what I (and my referring GP) already knew!  Respond
RID: 1503579
04/08/11 1 2 4 4 I have never met staff that are as rude and unprofessional as the ones in this office. It was not uncommon to wait for at least an hour past your appointment time and rebooking an appointment was nothing more than a nightmare. while the doctor himself seemed okay, it was impossible for me to get acceptable appointment times for my five yr old daughter. When I could not take an appointment time they offered, they then were going to make my child wait months for a re- check on her ears. The staff felt it was exceptable to play childish games at the expense of my daughters hearing. I informed my family doctor who promptly got me an appointment with a different doctor, who has professional, caring staff working in his office. If you need a fabulous doctor call Roy Cheung.Neither he nor his staff would ever treat a child badly.  Respond
RID: 1375348
01/03/11 5 4 1 3 I found this doc to be very abrasive and rude. Unwilling to listen to anything beyond his own focus. He was blunt with me and to the point with little to no explanation. He may be the best with his hands, but his bed side manner needs some definite improvement.  Respond
RID: 1332621
10/01/11 5 5 5 5 This young doctor is patient, kind, a good listener, and didn't make me feel stupid to my self-diagnosis series of questions gleaned from surfing the internet. I was freaked out after having had odd symptoms such as blocked hearing, frozen facial nerves, dizziness, and recurring buzzing, ringing and hissing noises in my ears. Meuniere's disease, doc? NO, you'd feel much dizzier and be nauseated. Swimmer's ear, doc? No, the area would be inflamed.He did not push medication, but kept trying. Off to a CT scan next. Thank goodness-he made me feel sane. Invisible maladies require trust from patient to doctor and reverse. Superb office staff as well. Gives me hope in the medical system.  Respond
RID: 1329551
06/01/11 5 5 5 5 Dr. Mostachfi is a very human doctor who respects his patients and their needs.  Respond
RID: 1282295
29/10/10 4 5 5 5 WOW! Dr. M is fantastic -- wish he could be cloned. More doctors should take his lead; he is one of a kind!  Respond
RID: 1280600
27/10/10 5 5 5 5 excellent doctor - very caring responsible attitude towards patients  Respond
RID: 1247703
10/09/10 5 4 4 4 Getting a second opinion...Not too sure of this doctor. Seems vry nice, easy to talk to but results questionable....  Respond
RID: 1226448
11/08/10 1 5 5 5 Fantastic. Offered to come across town late on a Friday afternoon to deal with my emergency instead of going home. Genuinely great guy to deal with. Wish he was my gp.  Respond
RID: 1021813
29/10/09 5 5 5 5 Dr Mostachfi answered ALL my questions before and after surgery and explained everything to me so I could understand easily..He had to remove half of my thyroid and he performed an excellent surgery .Best part you can hardly see the scar.  Respond
RID: 846267
29/03/09 5 5 5 5 Was great fixed my nose which was quite messed up. Did a great job  Respond
RID: 835051
18/03/09 5 5 5 5 Dr.Mostachfi was wonderful with my 3 year old! He came to talk to us before and after my sons tubes were put in at the hospital. He makes sure that all you questions are answered before making any decisions. He has great bedside manner and really communicates well with kids and people with disabilities. I would HIGHLY reccommend him!  Respond
RID: 830395
15/03/09 5 5 5 5 Really went the extra mile for my little girl. Great consult & surgical experiences. very informative. We would highly recommend him.  Respond
RID: 801442
26/02/09 5 5 5 5 Daughter has now had 3rd set of tubes with removal of adnoids. Dr M has been kind, gentle and as uninvasive as possible. Because of him, my daughter hears. Blessings to him always. He has always come to "touch base" both before and after the surgery. Highly recommend, as if you hadn't already guessed.  Respond
RID: 620657
22/06/08 5 5 5 5 An excellent young doctor with very good surgical skills. Very understanding and sympathetic.  Respond
RID: 328199
25/05/07 5 5 5 Precise work and good knife skills. Understands material properties and uses to best advantage. Carves a mean pumpkin  Respond
RID: 188682
13/03/07 5 1 2 Very unhelpful. I went to this ENT specialist as a referral from my family doctor. His attitude was absolutely horrible. As a result of seeing this doctor, I immediately asked my family doctor for a second opinion, and went to see another ENT specialist.  Respond
RID: 182713
11/03/07 4 5 5 Great ENT. Very gentle with my toddler who has now gotten his 2nd set of ear tubes from him.  Respond
RID: 160463
27/02/07 5 5 5 The best ENT doctor ever!!! This guy is sooooo kind and gentle. Genuinely compassionate! He also takes the time to explain everything. I highly recommend him to everyone I know. He always does every test possible before giving his diagnosis. I LOVE THIS DOCTOR!!!  Respond
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