‘It’s really health care delivery in its most pure form and its most simplistic form,’ says pediatric plastic surgeon Dr. Reza Jarrahy

By Sandy Cohen • November 30, 2022

'There’s a huge gap in terms of this kind of teaching,' says Dr. Betelehem Asnake

By uclahealth • November 16, 2022

My family and I were really pleased with Dr Laleh Jalilian as our mom's anesthesiologist and the great care that she provided when she took care of my mom for her recent surgery. We all felt very relieved and reassured when she spoke to us in the preop area, and [...]

By behnoosh55 • February 4, 2020

Dr Golnaz Alemzadeh was my anesthesiologist for my surgery recently- she was so caring and kind. I don't think I had ever been so nervous for my procedure, but she was exceptionally kind and reassuring in the preoperative area and really alleviated a lot of my fears and anxieties. I [...]

By Tulip85 • February 4, 2020

I cannot express how much my experience on the day of my surgery was enhanced by having the most caring and warm anesthesiologist one could possibly hope for. I had never had surgery before and didn't know what to expect, but my anesthesiologist, Dr Laleh Jalilian, was immensely gracious and [...]

By Leila54 • September 12, 2019

Around a year ago I was diagnosed on a biopsy that my thyroid nodule was suspicious for cancer. At the time, I was tired all the time and had puffiness along my throat. Due to these symptoms, I was referred to an endocrinologist. I got surgery around a month ago [...]

By Blue2 • November 1, 2018

I knew that I needed to get a procedure done to remove a large nodule in my neck about 5-6 years ago. I went to see an endocrinologist and had a biopsy done a couple of times that revealed that it was not cancerous. I talked to a naturalist doctor [...]

By The Brave Russian • August 28, 2018

It was on the second week of June 2018 when I noticed a lump on the left side of my face between my ear and jaw as I was brushing my hair into a pony tail in front of the mirror. I immediately inform my parents about it. My [...]

By Nicole15 • August 24, 2018

“I was at a barbeque when I got the call to mobilize our extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) team,” says Dr. Peyman Benharash, pictured left, director of the adult ECMO program at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. The patient, Matt Pohlson, pictured center, had just suffered stress-induced cardiomyopathy, or heart [...]

By uclahealth • July 13, 2018