Introducing, pediatrician, Dr. Michelle Yasharpour
She is not just the most amazing moderator of the best private mommy facebook group (LA Mommies) in all of California, she is one of the most highly regarded board certified, PEDIATRIC and Adult Allergy, Asthma Immunology Specialists in Los Angeles! Her practice is located on South Beverly Drive, between Pico and Olympic. And, you should see the long list of incredible reviews about her work!
Dr. Yasharpour was inspired to become a doctor by her true desire to help others. Allergies run in her family, so naturally, she was inspired to become an Allergist and Immunologist and help adults and kids alike live better lives. She knows firsthand how important it is to find a great doctor to manage your family’s allergy and asthma care!
What is an Allergist/Immunologist?
An allergist or immunologist is a physician specially trained to diagnose, treat and manage allergies, asthma, and disorders of the immune system ranging from the very common to the very rare.
Dr. Yasharpour graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She then received her medical degree with Dean’s List Honors and a special distinction in Dermatology Research from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
(Fun fact: Dr. Yasharpour grew up in Houston, Texas, and originally moved to Los Angeles for high school.)
After graduation, Dr. Yasharpour returned to Los Angeles for her postgraduate training in Internal Medicine at the world-renowned Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Afterward, she completed a prestigious fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at University of California, Irvine (UCI).
Dr. Yasharpour has co-authored several publications in leading peer-reviewed journals and has participated in numerous high-level meetings and conferences as a recognized expert in her field.
Written by Jenni June Certified Child and Family Sleep Consultant, CLC and mom of 4!