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Dr. Shirin Towfigh, FACS
Surgeon, Hernia & Laparoscopic Specialist
15 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shirin Towfigh, Surgeon, Hernia & Laparoscopic Specialist is Good. Dr. Towfigh has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Shirin Towfigh, FACS, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Towfigh graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla. She has 11 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Mid-City West
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Excellence in Performance Award LA County + USC Medical Center *
Passionate Performance Award LA County + USC Medical Center Medical Executive Council *
Patient's Choice Award * Patient's Choice Award *
Woman of the Year in Medicine LA County Medical Center CARES *


Dr. Towfigh has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • French
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Shirin Towfigh FACS and MD is a female Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Shirin Towfigh practice?
Dr. Shirin Towfigh has 2 office locations.
Dr. Shirin Towfigh practices Surgery near Beverly Hills, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA.
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