Dr. Kian J Samimi MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Kian Samimi is a plastic surgeon in San Diego, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fallbrook Hospital and Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego. He received his medical degree from Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Samimi accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Fallbrook Hospital and one of 7 at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1995

University of Ut School of Medicine
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1995 - 1997

Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 15 years in Plastic Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 17 years in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Repair of cloacal exstrophy, omphalocele, and gastroschisis using porcine small-intestinal submucosa or cadaveric skin homograft.
Admire, A.A., Greenfeld, J.I., Cosentino, C.M., Ghory, M.J., Samimi, K.J.

Massive ventral hernias: role of tissue expansion in abdominal wall restoration following abdominal compartment syndrome.
Admire, A.A., Dolich, M.O., Sisley, A.C., Samimi, K.J.

Autosomal dominant inheritance pattern for trigger thumb.
Shim, V.C., Admire, A.A., Heidenreich, R.A., Samimi, K.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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