Arij Faksh, DO

  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
Arij Faksh, DO
Accepts new patients
Treats adults


Scripps Clinic La Jolla - Poole Building
9834 Genesee Ave, Ste 128
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Scripps Clinic Encinitas - 320 Santa Fe
320 Santa Fe Dr
STE 310
Encinitas, CA 92024
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550 Washington St
UNIT 423
San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Perinatology


  • English


Arij Faksh, DO, is an obstetrician and gynecologist with expertise in maternal fetal medicine. Dr. Faksh has been in practice since 2015 and has been a maternal fetal medicine specialist at Scripps Clinic since August 2018. She currently serves as Director of Fetal Imaging at Scripps Perinatology. 

Dr. Faksh is committed to enhancing the level of care for women faced with high-risk pregnancies in San Diego and beyond. Her clinical interests include prenatal diagnosis of congenital anomalies, fetal growth, 3D/4D ultrasound, disparities in maternal-child health, management of complex maternal conditions as well as multiple gestations. Dr. Faksh cares for patients with a wide range of maternal and fetal complications during pregnancy. She performs diagnostic genetic testing, including chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis. 

Dr. Faksh believes in establishing a trusting partnership between her patients, referring providers, and a multi-disciplinary expert team to achieve the best possible outcome for a high-risk pregnancy. She strives to provide her patients and their families with exceptional care before, during and after pregnancy through open communication, compassion and collaboration. She is inspired by her patients every day, enjoys connecting with others and truly embraces patient-centered care.

She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2017
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, 2017

Medical Education

  • University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, DO, 2008


  • Maine Medical Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2012


  • Mayo Clinic, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, 2015

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