Dr. Peyman Benharash MD Surgeon

Dr. Peyman Benharash is a surgeon in Los Angeles, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 12 years. He is one of 111 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 50 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Farsi and Hebrew.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 2002 - 2008

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2008 - 2010

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

CHADS2 score predicts atrial fibrillation following cardiac surgery.
Sareh, S.,Toppen, W.,Mukdad, L.,Satou, N.,Shemin, R.,Buch, E.,Benharash, P.

Improved cardioprotection using a novel stepwise ischemic preconditioning protocol in rabbit heart.
Yamakawa, K.,Zhou, W.,Ko, Y.,Benharash, P.,Takemoto, M.,Mahajan, A.

Introspection into institutional database allows for focused quality improvement plan in cardiac surgery: example for a new global healthcare system.
Lancaster, E.,Postel, M.,Satou, N.,Shemin, R.,Benharash, P.

See all 21 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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