VALENCIA, Calif. – U.S. HealthWorks, a leading operator of occupational healthcare and urgent care centers in the nation, announced today that it has appointed Peyman Sarrafian, M.D. as the new Medical Director for its Bakersfield center.
Dr. Sarrafian heads up the medical team that provides an array of services, including occupational healthcare to injured workers and immediate urgent care services. The U.S. HealthWorks facility in Bakersfield is located at 1800 Westwind Drive, Suite 301.
“We are extremely pleased that Dr. Sarrafian is joining our medical team in Bakersfield. He is an excellent physician that will capture the heart of our community,” said Moises Vargas, Regional Vice President of Operations-Los Angeles. “His experience and skills are a strong addition to our talented group of medical professionals in Bakersfield.”
Dr. Sarrafian has been practicing Occupational Medicine, Urgent Care, and Family Medicine for five years. He was previously the Center Medical Director at Concentra Occupational Health Services in Bakersfield. He also worked at two other Bakersfield medical facilities, serving as a Primary Care Physician at Prime Care Physicians Medical Group and an Urgent Care Physician with Kaiser Permanente.
“U.S. HealthWorks has a great reputation for delivering high-quality services in both occupational and urgent care,” said Dr. Sarrafian, who received his medical degree in Family Medicine from the University of California Irvine School of Medicine. “I’m very excited about becoming an integral part of the U.S. HealthWorks team.”
As a convenience to its clients, U.S. HealthWorks in Bakersfield offers 24/7 services for work injuries, drug screens and breath alcohol testing. For more information on the Bakersfield center, call 661-327-9617.
About U.S. HealthWorks
U.S. HealthWorks, a subsidiary of Dignity Health, is one of the country’s largest operators of occupational healthcare centers. With 218 centers and worksites in 19 states and more than 3,400 employees – including approximately 800 medical providers – U.S. HealthWorks centers serve more than 14,000 patients each day throughout the country. U.S. HealthWorks centers help employers control work-related injury costs through quality medical care and effective management of claims and lost work time, specializing in early return-to-work programs, injury prevention and ergonomics programs. For more information, please visit www.ushealthworks.com. U.S. HealthWorks is also on Facebook and Twitter.