Dr. David E. Bitar, MD

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery • Male • Age 69

2900 Telegraph Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705
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Dr. Bitar's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Colon cancer, rectal cancer, local excision of rectal cancer, sphincter preservation during rectal cancer treatment, perianal & anal canal squamous cell carcinoma, colonoscopy for screening for colorectal cancer.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy
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  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Itch
  • Anal Warts
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vesicocolic Fistula
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Background Check for Dr. Bitar

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (4/13/2012)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: California

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
Graduated in 1971

Internship Hospital

Mt Zion Hospital Med Center
Complete in 1972

Residency Hospital

Mt Zion Hospital Med Center
Complete in 1975
Presby Hospital
Complete in 1976
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Bitar & Staff

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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