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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross California
  • First Health
  • LA Care Health
  • Humana

Doctors in Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Torrance, CA that specialze in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

51 ratings with 21 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc when asked is excellent. Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc has been reviewed by 51 patients. The rating is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc as provided by patient reviews is 18 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc
3333 Skypark Dr
Torrance, CA 90505

Specialties

2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

Doctors in Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc

  • Dr. Paul J Brown MD

    Internal Medicine

    Torrance, CA

    4.0
    (29)
  • Dr. Aqdas S Kuraishi MD

    Family Medicine

    Torrance, CA

    4.0
    (11)
  • Dr. Michael C Yu MD

    Family Medicine

    Torrance, CA

    3.5
    (11)
  • Dr. Daniel D Pechstedt MD

    Family Medicine

    Torrance, CA

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine near Aqdas S Kuraishi Md Inc Torrance, CA.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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