Azim Shekarchi, MD

Azim G. Shekarchi, MD

Internal Medicine
4.8of 5 | (1295) | View Reviews
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ARC South 1st Ages seen: 0 - 99 Languages: Farsi Joined ARC: 1999

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About Azim G. Shekarchi, MD

  • Dr. Shekarchi currently has long wait times for new patients. Please see below for physicians he recommends to new patients wanting to transfer or establish care at ARC.

    If Dr. Shekarchi is your primary care physician, please book your appointment via your ARC MyChart account or call 512-ARC-INFO (512-272-4636).


    Dr. Shekarchi is married with one child. He enjoys long distance running, tennis, literature, and the cinema.

I always treat my patients the way that I would want my own family members to be treated: with respect, care, and dignity.

Services

Flu Shots

Flu Shots

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Immunizations and Schedules

Immunizations and Schedules

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Medicare Wellness

Medicare Wellness

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Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Medical School
    University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX, 1996
  • Residency
    University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, TX, 1999
  • Education
    B.S. in Pharmacy, Magna Cum Laude, University of Houston, Houston, TX, 1992
  • Professional Positions
    • Member, Rho Chi National Honor Society
    • Served as a member of the ARC Executive Board of Directors for the past 10 years
    • Serves on the faculty of the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)
  • Awards & Honors
    • Austin’s Top Doctors , Austin Monthly, 20212022
    • Best Doctor for Seniors, agilon health, 2021
    • Compassionate Doctor Award, Vitals.com, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018
    • On-Time Doctor Award, Vitals.com, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018
    • Patient’s Choice Award, Vitals.com, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
    • Top Docs Award, UTMB, 2008

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on "Did the healthcare provider or doctor provide the care you expected?"

4.8out of 5
  • February 1, 2023

    Shekarchi is gold.

  • February 1, 2023

    Dr. Shekarchi was very helpful and understanding in my questions. I always admire his concern over my well-being.

  • February 1, 2023

    Dr Shekarchi was very attentive, listened to my problem and worked to solve it. The staff was friendly and helpful…no problems.

  • February 1, 2023

    Thx for being so quick & easy. Saved me from missing wrk to see a doctor

  • January 31, 2023

    Dr. Shekarchi is the best doctor. He is wonderful, compassionate and listens to my concerns every appointment. He has the greatest bedside manner and I’m so thankful he is my medical provider. Thanks ARC!

  • January 30, 2023

    Dr. Shekarchi and his Nurse are both excellent. The doctor has always made time on urgent and short notices. He is very knowledgeable and treats every patient with great care and utmost respect.