Dr. Leila Hashemi

Internal Medicine
Los Angeles, CA
20 years experience female

Locations

West

West LA VA/ UCLA

Los Angeles, CA

About

Bio

I'm an Internal medicine doctor with 14 years of experience, currently working at West LA VA. I'm an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at UCLA and teach at Medical School.

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.

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

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Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

Persian

Doctor Q&A

1.9K Answers
4.2K Agrees
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Shortness of breath: Hi, you need evaluation by a good physician to figure out the underline cause of your shortness of breath, there are too many causes for SOB including ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Diabetes: Hi, first you need to get a Primary Care Physician to formulate a management plan which is suitable for you and the type of Diabetes you have. Then yo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain: Hi, sorry to hear u r in pain, but ur question is not complete, r u having pain in ur back? have you seen a spine surgeon? please tell us where it hur ... Read More
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Oct 15, 2014
Most people spend more time shopping for a new car than they select a physician. It's important to find a physician you trust and feel comfortable with. Dr. Leila Hashemi is the only one you need to k...Read More
Jul 28, 2014
I fully recommend Dr. Hashemi to anyone needing her help as she seems to care deeply about her field of Internal Medicine. Great Physician and Colleague and asset to the community at HealthTap!
Jul 20, 2014
I endorse Dr. Hashemi. She clearly is very knowledgeable about internal medicine and medicine in general. She is making a significant contribution to the public via Healthtap.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Okay, so I am his sister, 18 years of age. I myself is telling him no, but I would like to hear what you think because he doesn't approve my suggestio
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This was very helpful. Thanks! "Epithelial cell is very common in women " I am a 60 year old male . I had a radical prostatectomy (carcinoma) in 2007. PSA normal. Should I take meds
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Wat s meanin of dis I really upset i dnt kn in 5day to 11day my bleeding start n in 8days my bleedin brightred 11night my bleeding is stop pls rpl me

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Iran
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 2006

Residency

LLU
Completed 2009

Affiliations

ACP
acp fellow
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