Aqdas Kuraishi, MD, is board-certified in family practice. He earned his medical degree at the University of Toronto and completed his internship and residency training at McMaster University Medical Center in Ontario, Canada. He spent one year in Australia learning more surgery and anesthesia. He has practiced in Canada, Australia, Oregon and California.He taught at UCLA, UCI, and Loma Linda University in Southern California.

Dr. Kuraishi who received a Best Doctor award in 2006, believes that his genuine interest in human beings helps to make him a good doctor. He has taught at UCLA, UC-Irvine, and Loma Linda University, among others.

In his leisure time, he likes to play the guitar, garden, paint with water colors, and play tennis. He is able to communicate medical issues in Spanish and has a basic understanding of Urdu and French.

Medical School
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • McMaster University Faculty of Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • McMaster University Faculty of Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • English
  • Spanish


Aqdas Kuraishi, M.D.
3333 Skypark Drive
Suite 160
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 517-9006
(310) 517-9109


  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Primary Care Physician


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Beech Street Corporation
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Health Net Silver Network HMO
  • ILWU Blue Shield PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Medicare
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group
  • Little Company of Mary IPA - HCP