OVERVIEW

Dr. Banimahd's goal is to provide and deliver care for our current opiate crises that is evidence-based.  This includes medication-assisted treatment, a chronic disease model paradigm, and meaningful long term recovery. Dr. B is the founder and clinical director of Zephyr Medical Group.  This is an outpatient medical clinic devoted to the full spectrum of care for substance abuse, with particular ... 
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EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Fellowship
UC Irvine
Graduated 2016
Residency
UCLA-Kern Medical Center
Graduated 2009
Medical School
UC Irvine College of Medicine
Graduated 2005

RATINGS AND REVIEWS

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1533 E 4th St, Santa Ana, CA, 92701
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American Addiction Institute of Mind and Medicine | Zephyr Medical Group
1533 E 4th St
Santa Ana, CA, 92701
"Very impersonal, unprofessional, unreliable, irresponsible, and uncaring. I first heard of Dr B from his YouTube videos and so I expected a lot better from him as a patient. Overall I’m very disappointed, due to the following issues and more: Dr Banimahd hardly ever actually sees me, usually appointments are done by a nurse practitioner instead. Dr B often makes mistakes when issuing prescriptions, ..."
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  • February 5, 2021
"Dr. Banimahd literally gave me my life back. I had always been what I considered to be a high-functioning opiate addict. But sometime last year my use began to spiral and started affecting my work (full time programmer). I found Dr. B a few months ago, and, let me tell you, there is no other doctor in Orange County as brilliant as he is, that has the experience this man does. Thank you for everything. ..."
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  • February 22, 2020

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED (64)

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  • Anthem BCBS
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • Anthem Advantage HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Excelcare
  • Health Net CA HMO Wholecare
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Aetna PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield-MCNP PPO
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • Motor Vehicle (NJ)
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cigna Behavioral
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Multiplan
  • PPO-AETNA (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • PPO-ANTHEM BLUE CROSS (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • PPO-BLUE SHIELD (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • PPO-CIGNA
  • PPO-GOVERNMENT
  • PPO-HEALTH NET (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • PPO-HUMANA
  • PPO-HUMANA CHOICE CARE NETWORK
  • PPO-INDUSTRY HEALTH NETWORK
  • PPO-MULTIPLAN
  • PPO-BEECH STREET(FORMERLY CAPP CARE)
  • PPO-GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES HOSPITAL ASSOC (GEHA)
  • PPO-UNITED HEALTH CARE (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • PPO-PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS (PHCS)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • PPO-FIRST HEALTH (COVENTRY)
  • PPO-HEALTHSMART (FORMERLY INTERPLAN)
  • PPONEXT (Healthstar/PHN) EPO
  • PPONEXT (Healthstar/PHN) PPO
  • PPO-PPO NEXT
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • Self Pay
  • SELF PAY/CASH PPO-AETNA (STANDARD NETWORK)
  • SELF PAY/CASH WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • Tricare PPO
  • UHC Options PPO
  • United Behavioral Health
  • United Behavioral Health - Mental Health Includes HMO & PPO Members
  • United Concordia Advantage Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare of IL PPO
  • UnitedHealthcarePPO

LOCATIONS

1533 E 4th St
Santa Ana,CA,92701
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
Mon9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat10:00 am - 5:00 pm
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted