Comprehensive Hospitalist & Ambulatory Physicians
Primary Care/Family Medicine Physician — located in Sherman Oaks, California
Meet Your Doctors
Arash Nikamal, D.O.
Behzad Souferzadeh, D.O.
“Tailored Care, Innovative Medicine”
Comprehensive care is what we do. Check out several of the services we provide below.
What Insurances do you accept?
- Anthem Blue Cross
- Blue Shield of California
- Health Net
- United Health Care
- Cedars-Sinai HMO
What if my Insurance isn’t listed?
The aforementioned insurances are only a majority of those we accept. For a complete list of accepted insurances, please call our front desk staff and they can confirm your eligibility status.
How much is a cash visit?
The out-of-pocket cost for your first visit is $185 and each follow-up visit thereafter is $125.
How do I see the doctor with my HMO plan?
Start by making sure your medical group is Cedars-Sinai. Once that’s done, work through Cedars to ensure your Primary Care Physician is listed as one our doctors. Once you’ve assigned your PCP as one of our doctors, give us a call or book online!
Are you offering COVID Vaccines?
No. Currently, our office does not have the storage capabilities to store the vaccine and we will not be administering them. We are advising everyone to check the Public Health of LA County Website for updates on the Vaccine and how to sign up.
Are you offering COVID Testing?
Yes. We are taking appointments for Rapid Testing, PCR Nasal Swabs, and PCR Saliva Testing. To book an appointment or learn the prices for each test, please call our office at 818-572-1490.
How long does it take to receive my COVID Test results?
The turnaround time for your test results are as follows:
Rapid Test: 15min – 1hr
PCR Nasal Swab: 24-48hr
PCR Saliva Test: 24-48hr
To confirm your results, please call back after the aforementioned turnaround times.
Are you affiliated with any hospitals?
Yes, we are affiliated with:
- Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
- Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
Where can I get my labs done?
All of our lab orders are conducted out of office. We will send the orders out to Quest Diagnostics unless otherwise requested. You can find a list of Quest locations HERE.
Can my children visit the doctor?
Not if they’re underage. Our practitioners only see patients 18 and older. It’s recommended you search for a pediatrician within network.
CHAP Med Clinic Hours:
Weekdays: Monday – Friday 8am-5pm,
closed on Weekends
We are closed for lunch 12:30 to 1:30 daily
Located immediately adjacent to Sherman Oaks Hospital, you’ll find plenty of pharmacies, physical therapy offices, specialist practices, and a Quest Diagnostics all within walking distance of us.
Come for a check up, pick up your prescriptions, and get your labs done, all in one trip!