Nilofar Sanaiha, DO, MS
Accepting new patients

Nilofar Sanaiha, DO, MS

  • Family Medicine
Average rating: 4.9
Pacific Palisades Family Medicine | 881 Alma Real Drive, Suite 214, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272


Dr. Nilofar Sanaiha is a primary care physician who practices in the Pacific Palisades. She is board-certified in family medicine and geriatric medicine. She was born and raised in Southern California, completed medical school at A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, family medicine residency at White Memorial Medical Center, and her fellowship in geriatric medicine at UCLA. 
Dr. Sanaiha is accepting patients of all ages, from newborns to the elderly, and looks forward to caring for your entire family. She values the continuity of care that is so integral to primary care and hopes to build meaningful and lasting relationships with all of her patients. She has particular interests in preventative health and women’s health (including contraception and family planning). She enjoys gardening, hiking, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.


English, Spanish, Farsi


Medical Board Certifications

Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2020
Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2018


Geriatric Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2019


Family Medicine, White Memorial Medical Center, 2018


DO, A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona, 2015

Hospital Affiliations

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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Overall Rating:
232 total ratings | 77 reviews
March 22, 2024
it Wes very good
March 22, 2024
I am a new patient and the doctor was lovely and the staff were great so helpful. I’m feeling very thankful that I found Dr Sanaiha.
March 15, 2024
Very good. Excellent communication.
March 15, 2024
Awesome, great doctor
March 13, 2024
Very personable and great bed side manner in discussing my issues today.