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Dr. Sassan Alavi Is this you?

About

Dr. Sassan Alavi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Diego, CA. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Head and Neck Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology. Dr. Alavi is affiliated with Palomar Health Downtown Campus - Escondido, Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla and Palomar Medical Center Poway. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Sassan Alavi has the following 3 specialties

  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

    A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
    Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
    The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.

  • Otolaryngology

    An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

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  • Awards

    8 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016)

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    (2009, 2015, 2016)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    (2012, 2013)

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    (2014)

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    (2014)

  • Top 10 Doctor - State

    (2014)

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree

    (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Expertise

    2 Expertise

  • Otology
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Alavi is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Palomar Health Downtown Campus - Escondido

    555 E Valley Pkwy
    Escondido, CA 92025

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla

    9888 Genesee Ave
    La Jolla, CA 92037

  • Palomar Medical Center Poway

    15615 Pomerado Rd
    Poway, CA 92064

  • UC San Diego Medical Center

    200 W Arbor Dr
    San Diego, CA 92103

  • Scripps Green Hospital

    10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
    La Jolla, CA 92037

  • Sharp Coronado Hospital

    250 Prospect Pl
    Coronado, CA 92118

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital

    7901 Frost St
    San Diego, CA 92123

  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

    751 Medical Center Ct
    Chula Vista, CA 91911

  • Fallbrook Hospital

    624 E Elder St
    Fallbrook, CA 92028

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital - Chula Vista Campus

    435 H St
    Chula Vista, CA 91910

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

    4077 5th Ave
    San Diego, CA 92103

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The University Of Southern California

    Graduated in 1993

  • Ucla Medical Center

    Residency

  • Nearby Doctors

    Dr. Sassan Alavi is similar to the following 3 Doctors near San Diego, CA.

  • Dr. Edwqard Gallagher

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  • Dr. Philip Azer

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  • Dr. Daniel Dewerd

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