Dr. Nima Afshar MD

Dr. Nima Afshar is an emergency medicine doctor in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 26 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 2001–2002

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000–2001

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 2004–2006

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 2000

Publications & Presentations

Blood cultures for community-acquired pneumonia: are they worthy of two quality measures? A systematic review.
Afshar, N.,Tabas, J.,Afshar, K.,Silbergleit, R.


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