Paymon Banafshe, D.O.

Paymon Banafshe, D.O.

Dr. Paymon Banafshe is certified in Internal Medicine by the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons. He graduated from the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific's Medical School and completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center. By virtue of his expertise, he was listed among the Top Ten Doctors in 2012. Dr. Paymon Banafshe is sought after for his warm manner, capacity to listen, and ability to clearly discuss medical issues so that he and his patient can effectively participate as a team in making decisions about care. In 2012 and 2013, he was the recipient of the CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification.

Conditions Dr. Paymon Banafshe Treats at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Edema
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peptic Ulcer

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthNet
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

Western University of the Health Sciences, Pomona


University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center - Internal Medicine


University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center - Internal Medicine