Dr. Alexander M. Lam, MD

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Specializes in Emergency Medicine • Male • Age 37

751 S Bascom Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
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Hospital Quality

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California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific
2333 Buchanan Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
California Pacific Medical Center - California
3700 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
2333 Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94115
751 S Bascom Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
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    Dr. Lam's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Emergency Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Emergency Medicine, 2009
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    Background Check for Dr. Lam

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School
    Graduated in 2004

    Internship Hospital

    Boston University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Boston University Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lam & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Lam's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Lam has admitting privileges:

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    • California Pacific Medical Center - California

    • California Pacific Medical Center - Davies

    • California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific

    • California Pacific Medical Center - Saint Luke's

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lam

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lam to family and friends

    13 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Lam's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    12 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lam
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Lam accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Brown & Toland Physicians
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    2333 Buchanan St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 600-3333 (Office)
    B
    751 S Bascom Ave
    San Jose, CA 95128
    (408) 885-2334 (Office)
    C
    Davies Medical Center EMR
    Castro Street and Duboce Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 600-0600 (Office)
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