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Peyman Banooni, M.D.

Peyman Banooni, M.D.
Dr. Peyman Banooni is an obstetrician-gynecologist who has dedicated his career to caring for women of all ages.  Dr. Banooni earned his medical degree from the University of California – San Diego in 1999 and he completed his OB/GYN residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in June 2003.

Dr. Banooni is one of the most renown and respected physicians in Los Angeles across all specialties. He provides state of the art care combined with a gentle, comforting touch with all of his patients.

Dr. Banooni has developed an interpersonal relationship with Cedars Sinai Medical Center, serving on its “Medical Executive Committee” and being a contributing member of its “Centers of Excellence for Minimally Invasive Gynecological Surgery.” Dr. Banooni is also dedicated to successful hospital delivery outcomes and is a member of the “Performance Improvement Committee,” a departmental committee focused on improving patient outcomes with regard to delivery and care.

Dr. Banooni has lived in Los Angeles for the majority of his life. He maintains that his life’s best accomplishment is one that he shares with his lovely wife and being the parents to three amazing young children.


  • Medical School – University of California, San Diego, Doctor of Medicine
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Residency)

Hospital Affiliations

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • California Hospital Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • English, Spanish, Farsi

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Awards and Publications

  • Cedars-Sinai Award of recognition
  • AMA Physician Recognition Award
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident
  • Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Scholarship
  • Mackenzie Scholarship
  • Hillyer Scholarship
  • Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation Scholarship
  • Speaker at American Federation for Medical Research Annual Western Student Medical Research Forum, “Minimal Access Surgery for Staging of Pancreatic Cancer,” Carmel, California.
  • Voting member Cedars Sinai Medical Center Medical Executive Committee
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center Performance Improvement Committee
  • Member of Cedars Sinai Center for Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery