Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti

Family Medicine
Palo Alto, CA
13 years experience male

Locations

Palo Alto Integrative Medicine: Holistic Care for Optimal Health

Palo Alto, CA

Address

122 Sherman Avenue, Palo Alto, CA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Dr. Shad

Scottsdale, AZ

About

Bio

Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD, MPH (Dr. Shad) is a board certified Diplomate of both the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) and the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine (ABHIM). He currently serves as Adjunct Clinical Instructor and Educator 4 Care Associate at the Stanford University School of Medicine where he routinely lectures on public health, disease prevention and nutrition. Dr. Shad focues on prevention and food as medicine to empower his patients to achieve optimal health and balance in all aspects of life. Based on his expertise in Integrative Medicine, Dr. Shad advises patients on how to combine conventional and evidence based alternative therapies to treat and prevent disease. For more information, please visit www.doctorshad.com or follow on Twitter @DrShad9

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Family Medicine, Board Certified

Holistic Medicine

Preventive Medicine

Public Health

Urgent Care

Languages spoken

English, Persian

Doctor Q&A

34 Answers
24 Agrees
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
13 years experience Family Medicine
Fat for your Brain: Healthy fats are a great source of sustenance to the brain since your brain is composed of mostly fat. Foods with health fat include most nuts such a ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
13 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on severity: It depends on the severity of your injury and how diligently you do the prescribed back exercises to help your body recover, can range from 8 weeks to ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
13 years experience Family Medicine
Food sensitivities : It depends on what you ate for that meal and earlier in the last day. If this is recurrent you may be sensitive to certain foods, i would consider ke ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fani Marvasti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Fani Marvasti is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanx Dr.but It's not showing in any test... like sputum,broncography,culture and even in PCR too...
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Is this something I would see a gynecologist for or just my doctor?
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I do get noxious and abdom

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Arizona College of Medicine, AZ
Graduated 2007MD

Residency

O'Connor Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine

Awards

Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship Award
Outstand Graduate Award, Department of Biology, Arizona State University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Distinguished Graduate Award, Arizona State University

Affiliations

Stanford University School of Medicine
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