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About Dr. Fares Elghazi

Dr. Fares Elghazi, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pomona, CA, with another office in Covina, CA. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine, Internal Medicine and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

47 Ratings with 14 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Fares Elghazi is Good. Dr. Fares Elghazi has been rated by 47 patients. From those 47 patients 14 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Fares Elghazi is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Fares Elghazi Md

1818 N Orange Grove Ave Ste 300
Pomona, CA 91767
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Fares Elghazi Md

219 W Badillo St Ste B
Covina, CA 91723
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Specialties

Dr. Fares Elghazi has the following 3 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Sleep Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Stroke
  • Electromyography
  • Headache
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies

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Reviews

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Very dedicated

Dr. El Ghazi has always prescribed the right medications for my son's seizures. They have been controlled; he is very kind and honest. He has a great sleep disorder office and they know the most recent solutions.

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Seems like a good doc.

Seems to know what he knows and what he does not and was not afraid to say, "I think you should see ____. He knows more about your issues." That's a good man on my bet.

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Five Stars

the best doctor ever

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Service, Waiting, and Appointment length

Does the Doctor review this report or care about this review? I have been going to this office in Covina, and I agree with the reviews below/above... very sad, I guess it's very difficult because if he cannot attend to all patients he can always have other Dr's that can help and hire more Sleep Technicians that help you with the masks... It's very difficult to be diagnosed with Sleep Apnea or other conditions and know that you are being rushed.... it's stressful enough.. Wait time is too long...

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Mr.

The real problem with this office is the staff. I haven't had any problems with the doctor, but the staff doesn't know what the heck they are doing, especially Amanda. Every 3 months when I go in for my shots for migraines it is the same problem; she hasn't put the paperwork into the insurance (medical) for approval and I miss my scheduled appointment. I then have debilitating migraines for a month as the doctor only gives the injections one a month at the Covina office. Amanda also lies. Our insurance called and asked her to fax some paperwork on a Thursday. She still hadn't faxed it by Friday. The insurance office called me and then I called Amanda who told me she'd done it about an hour earlier. I called the ins. co. back and it was just coming in as we spoke. Don't trust that girl.

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  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • U S Department Of Veterans Affairs

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Fares Elghazi accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Basic HMO
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
    • Aetna Whole Health PrimeCare HMO CA
    • Aetna Whole Health PrimeCare OAMC CA
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
    • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
    • CIGNA Southern CA Value
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO SmartCare
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
    • Health Net SmartCare Large Group
    • Health Net SmartCare Small Group
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • LA Care Health
    • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
    • Molina Mrktplace CA
  • UHC West
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex1
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex2
    • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
    • UHC SignatureValue Focus
    • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
    • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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