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Afshin Safa, MD, Radiation Oncology, Northridge, CA, Northridge Hospital Medical Center


Radiation Oncology Northridge, CA

Assistant Professor, UCLA Radiation Oncology

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  • Office

    18300 Roscoe Blvd
    Department Of Radiation Oncology
    Northridge, CA 91328
    Phone(818) 885-5331
    Fax(818) 718-6258
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Education & Training

  • UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical CenterResidency, Radiation Oncology, 1996 - 2000
  • University of California (San Diego) Medical Center
    University of California (San Diego) Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 1995 - 1996
  • University of California San Diego School of Medicine
    University of California San Diego School of MedicineClass of 1995
  • University of California
    University of CaliforniaB.S., Electrical Engineering, Summa Cum Laude, 1987 - 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1996 - 2022
  • American Board of Radiology Radiation Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Physician Humankindness Award Dignity Health - Northridge, 2016
  • Dignity Health Humankindness Award Northridge Hospital, 2016
  • Listed in Preeminent Women’s Health Doctors 2012
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Valley Healthcare Leaders- Health Care Rising Star  
    Safa A, San Fernando Valley Business Journal, 1/19/2005
  • Efficacy of radiation therapy in the local control of desmoplastic malignant melanoma  
    Vongtama R, Safa A, Gallardo D, Calcaterra T, Juillard G, Head Neck, 1/1/2003
  • The role of radiation in the treatment of advanced juvenile angiofibroma  
    Lee JT, Chen P, Safa A, Juillard G, Calcaterra TC, Laryngoscope, 1/1/2002
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  • Brain Cancer Treatment Options 
  • Patient Encounter Documentation – Process of Care ( Simulation, Planning and Delivery)- Part 2 
  • Art of Medicine- Bedside Manner, Delivering Bad News, and End of Life Communication 
    Banf, Canada - 1/14/2016
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  • Skin cancer screening and treatment 
    Safa A
  • Brooks Ayers Cancer Treatment 
    Safa A, Television Entertainment Tonight
  • Skin Cancer brachytherapy 
    Safa A, Health Speak Newsletter
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Other Languages

  • Farsi, Spanish

Hospital Affiliations