(949) 831-0300
27781 La Paz Road
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

Meet the Doctor

Dr. Behnaz Motlagh MD, an American Board certified physician, is a dedicated family medicine and primary care services. She is expertly trained in diverse health needs for both children and adults. With over 10 years experience in family medicine, she can guide you and your family through any situation or concern that you may have.

Over the past 10 years, Dr. Behnaz Motlagh has gained an abundance of experience in seeing adult and pediatric patients. She does all primary, medical and addiction procedures including children’s health, illness, injuries, disease prevention and wellness, women’s health, chronic health conditions, high blood pressure, arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, geriatric care & many other procedures.

Dr. Motlagh attended Utrecht University School of Medicine in the Nederland’s. She received her medical degree in 2004 and went forward in her residency at San Joaquin General Hospital. She is also fluent in English, Dutch, and Farsi.

She provides a superior patient experience by adhering to the following fundamental principles and core values of educating each patient based on their unique needs and situation. She also makes sure the keep her education and knowledge up to date so that she can better assist her patients. She makes herself readily available to her patients and makes communication easy based on the patient’s needs. She also respects each patient in their own health necessity beliefs. Having such high patient relations is what give Dr. Motlagh her good name in the medical field.



Residency: San Joaquin General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, French Camp, California- July 2009- July 2012

– Medical Degree: Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht School of Medicine, Utrecht, Nederlands – September 1998 – December 2004

Undergraduate: Universiteit of Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Nederlands – September1996 – September 1998


* San Joaquin General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, French Camp, California

* San Joaquin General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, French Camp, California

* Department of Plastic Surgery Isala Hospital, Zwolle, Netherlands

* Saint Jansdal Hospital, Hardewijk, Netherlands

* University of Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands


* Family Medicine Residency Program of UCLA-Harbor,Torrance, California

* Family Medicine Residency Program of Moreno Valley, Moreno Valley, California

* Emergency Department of Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Arrowhead, California

* Department of Dermatology University California Irvine, Irvine, California

* Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California>


* American Board of Family Medicine

* Medical board of California

* Certificate of completion the Buprenorphine in treatment of Opioid Dependence


* Health Solution Medical Inc, Aliso viejo, California – September 2014- Present

* Sand Canyon Urgent Care, Irvine, California – July 2014- November 2014

* Share Our Selves, Costa mesa, California – August 2014- Present

* Hoag Medical Group, Irvine, California – October 2012- September 2014

* Share Our Selves, Costa mesa, California – February 2013- November 2013

* San Joaquin General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, French Camp, California – July 2009- July 2012

 * Dr. Javanshir Family Practice, Irvine, California – August 2005- July 2008


* American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), United States

* Iranian American Medical Associations (IAMA), United States

* Conference Chair of Iranian American Medical Association – Javaan, Irvine

* American Academy of Anti- Aging Medicine


* Certificate of Recognition for having the highest 2009 and 2010 ABFM In-Training Exam Score within the PGY-1 and PGY-2.

* Certificate of Recognition for best performance in preventive care.