Dr. Churukian is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine where he is involved in cosmetic surgery training of plastic surgery residents.
He received his medical degree from the University of Southern California and has completed training in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. He has fellowship training in Hand and Microsurgery from USC and the Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery.
His practice focus includes:
Allon Rafael, MD, is a specialist in cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology who grew up in the Bay Area. He treats patients with cardiac arrhythmias using individualized approaches, innovative therapies and advanced technologies, such as catheter ablation.
Earning his undergraduate degree from UCLA and medical degree from Tel Aviv University, Dr. Rafael is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology.
“My philosophy is to do my best to put the patient in the driver seat, in control of making important decisions regarding their care,” he says. This includes educating patients about their heart rhythm conditions, different management strategies available, and the risks and benefits of each option.
Dr. Rafael says he is proud to be giving back to the community, is humbled by the practice of medicine and is honored by each relationship he forms with his patients.
Our Front Office Director will personally greet you prior to your procedure! She also can answer any questions prior to your surgery.
Bo supervises our team of surgical techs that assist your surgeon in performing your procedure. A good assistant helps the surgeon by preparing all needed supplies and instrumentation to ensure the surgery proceeds smoothly and on time.
Our wonderful nurses will see to your safety and needs on the day of your procedure. Expect a call before and after your procedure to help coordinate your "VIP" experience!