Researching a doctor’s practice before scheduling an appointment is an important part of modern health care, and patient reviews are a good resource for future patients.
Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2013
Board-certified Los Angeles gastroenterologist, Farshid Sam Rahbar, MD, FACP, ABIHM, has been given the Vitals Top Ten Doctors award. The honor, given annually, assesses doctors across the country based on top patient reviews, based on the doctors’ efficiency of practice, knowledge, bedside manner and quality of care.
Doctors who receive the Top Ten Doctors award consistently receive top ratings and positive reviews from their patients. Dr. Rahbar has been recognized for his dedication to consultative gastroenterology and internal medicine, as well as the treatment of liver disease and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
“My practice revolves around a personal and holistic approach to patient care,” said Dr. Rahbar. “I am honored to receive this award, and am happy to learn my patients have had such positive experiences.”
Patients trust Vitals as their source for selecting the best doctors and health facilities, which allows them to make more informed health decisions. Through thousands of patient reviews and ratings, Vitals helps improve health care and ensure trusted relationships between doctors and patients.
Choosing the right doctor for you is an important decision, and is a vital portion of your health care. Vitals helps simplify this process by providing patients with resources, which allows them to make the best health care choices.
“Researching a doctor’s practice before scheduling an appointment is an important part of modern health care, and patient reviews are a good resource for future patients,” said Dr. Rahbar. “I am grateful that my patients continue to choose me for their health needs.”
Farshid Sam Rahbar, MD, FACP, ABIHM is a Los Angeles gastroenterologist at La Peer Health Systems. He incorporates anti-aging & functional medicine for an integrative-holistic approach to digestive care. His main clinical interests include: consultative gastroenterology, internal medicine, liver disease and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), clinical nutrition, occupational and environmental illnesses in relation to GI illness, preventive & functional medicine, toxic exposure and effects on the GI system, medical-legal services (AME), and clinical research.
Integrative holistic medicine is the art and science that addresses the "whole-person" to bring body functions to optimal performance. A "whole-person" approach involves the ability of the physician to address multiple aspects of mind & body, lifestyle & nutrition, inflammation, infections, immune system, toxic burden, allergies, hormone balancing, and most importantly the gut integrity. Dr. Rahbar endorses such innovative approach to digestive care.
La Peer Health Systems is an outpatient surgery center in Beverly Hills, founded by doctors and focused on providing excellent patient care alongside the most cutting-edge medical treatments available. With 50 world-renowned physicians in 14 specialties, comprehensive medical treatment is offered that takes patients from consultation to diagnosis, treatment, surgery, and ultimately aftercare. The 14 medical departments include orthopedics & sports medicine, gastroenterology, head & neck surgery, colorectal & general surgery, podiatry, ophthalmology, pain management, plastics & reconstructive surgery, gynecology, spine surgery, interventional cardiology, bariatric surgery, thoracic surgery, and anesthesiology. Unlike large hospitals, La Peer's unique structure offers extremely personal care in a safe and controlled environment.
To learn more about La Peer Health Systems, visit http://www.lapeerhealth.com.