About Me

Dr. Sassan Farjami is a board-certified hematologist-oncologist at Pacific Shores Medical Group, a specialized hematology & oncology private practice in Long Beach, CA. Dr. Farjami chairs the General Oncology Tumor Board at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Medical Center.

Dr. Farjami received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Services and completed his internal medicine residency, serving as Chief Resident, at Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College. His first fellowship was in hematology-oncology at Westchester Medical Center, where he served as chief fellow. A second fellowship was completed in geriatric medicine at Parker Jewish Institute, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Farjami is board-certified in Hematology-Oncology, Geriatric Medicine, and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Farjami is affiliated with Translational Research in Oncology (TRIO) at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His research centers on breast, GI, and thoracic oncology and is published in multiple peer-reviewed medical journals, abstracts and publications.

He is an Assistant Professor, Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and an active member of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Geriatric Society (AGS), American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Society of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Farjami enjoys traveling, playing tennis and skiing with his wife and sons.


English, Farsi

Provider Specialty

Hematology-Oncology, Geriatric Medicine, Internal Medicine


  • Cancer Care


Medical Education

Tehran University of Medical Services

Residency - Internal Medicine

Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College

Fellowship - Hematology & Oncology

Westchester Medical Center

Fellowship - Geriatric Medicine

Parker Jewish Institute, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Locations & Affiliations


Long Beach 1043 Elm Avenue

1043 Elm Avenue

Long Beach, CA

Long Beach 3747 Worsham Avenue

3747 Worsham Avenue

Long Beach, CA