Comprehensive Urology Team
Arash Akhavein, M.D.
Dr. Arash Akhavein went to medical school at Tehran Azad Medical University in Tehran, Iran. He was among the top in his class and also aced the United States Medical Licensing Examinations (USMLE). Dr. Akhavein moved to Boston, MA, in 2008 and worked as a research fellow in Molecular Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, followed by clinical urology research at Massachusetts General Hospital (both major teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School).
Being the son of a urologist, Dr. Akhavein was always drawn to this specialty in medical school. Subsequently, he completed a urology residency at
After completion of his urology residency, Dr. Akhavein underwent one year of fellowship subspecialty training in advanced endourology and stone disease at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio under Dr. Manoj Monga (an international authority on endourology and stone disease and current secretary of the AUA). This allowed him to
Languages that Dr. Akhavein speaks include English and Farsi (Persian). He has relatives and friends in Southern California and has spent almost all of his vacations in SoCal, finally deciding to live and work here. Besides urology and treating patients, things that Dr. Akhavein is passionate about