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

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shirin Towfigh, Surgeon, Hernia & Laparoscopic Specialist is Good. Dr. Towfigh has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.5833333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.7692307692308 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.7692307692308 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4166666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • General Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Towfigh graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla. She has 8 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Circle of Friends *
Compassionate Doctor Recognition *
Excellence in Performance Award *
Passionate Performance Award *
Patient's Choice Award *
Woman of the Year in Medicine *


Dr. Towfigh has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Shirin Towfigh MD and FACS is a female Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Shirin Towfigh practice?
Dr. Shirin Towfigh has 1 office location.
Dr. Shirin Towfigh practices Surgery near Beverly Hills, CA.
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