Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2013
Board-certified colorectal and general surgeon Dr. Eiman Firoozmand, of La Peer Health Systems in Beverly Hills, was selected as a Patients’ Choice Award recipient for his commitment to patient care.
Chosen by his patients, Dr. Firoozmand received an honor that only 5 percent of the nation's 830,000 active physicians receive. As an award winner, Dr. Firoozmand will be featured on the Patients’ Choice website, where patients can search for the highest rated doctors in their area.
“It is a very significant honor to know that my name will be synonymous with quality care,” said Dr. Eiman Firoozmand. “I want my patients to know that when they visit my office, they have a doctor that’s totally committed to their overall care and health.”
Based on various components of care -- such as bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, degree of follow-up, and courtesy of office staff -- high marks is a reflection of doctors making differences in the lives of their patients. With more than 200,000 patients across the U.S. providing online feedback about their experiences with their physicians and dentists, the Patients’ Choice Awards mark the honor roll of America’s favorite doctors.
“When you receive such a tremendous volume of positive feedback from your patients, it makes you proud,” Dr. Firoozmand said. “It lets you know as a physician that you are doing something right and fulfilling your mission to put your patients first.”
Eiman Firoozmand, M.D. is a board-certified colorectal and general surgeon at La Peer Health Systems, one of the senior associates at Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates, former Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and also a member of the voluntary faculty at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC). His main clinical and research interests involve optimizing outcomes and techniques in the treatment of colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, and benign anorectal disease. These interests include the use of laparoscopic surgery and new techniques for hemorrhoidal surgery, such as the procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids (PPH).
Dr. Firoozmand received his medical degree from the University of Southern California School of Medicine and completed his surgical residency at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. Dr. Firoozmand completed his fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the Keck School of Medicine at USC.
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 47 world-renowned physicians in 13 specialties, comprehensive medical treatment is offered that takes patients from consultation to diagnosis, treatment, surgery, and ultimately aftercare. The 13 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, 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.