Dr. Hector C. Ramos, MD

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Specializes in Complex General Surgical Oncology • Male • Age 58

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Dr. Ramos:

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Dr. Ramos' Experience

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Dr. Ramos' Care Philosophy

Dr. Ramos' Specialties

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saint Vincent Medical Center
2131 West 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Good Samaritan Hospital
1225 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90017

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ramos

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
DOCTORS OF UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Good Samaritan Surgical Specialties Clinic
637 Lucas Ave # 101
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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    Dr. Ramos' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Ramos' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • Critical Care Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Bile Duct Procedures
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Liver Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Whipple Procedure
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Bile Duct Obstruction
    • Biliary Cancer
    • Biliary Dyskinesia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gallstones
    • Kaposi's Sarcoma
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disease
    • Pancreatobiliary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Ramos

    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

    University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    University Puerto Rico Hosps
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Carribean Cardivascular Clinic - Vascular Residency
    Hospital Episcopal - General Surgery
    University Of Puerto Rico Affiliates - Surgical Residency
    University Of Southern California

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh-Multi Organ Transplantation and Hepato-Biliary Surgery
    University Of Southern California-Renal Transplantation

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Miami

    Other Education

    University Of New Mexico
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ramos & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ramos' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Ramos has admitting privileges:

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    • Good Samaritan Hospital

    • Keck Hospital of USC

    • LAC + USC Medical Center

    • Saint Vincent Medical Center

    • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ramos

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ramos to family and friends

    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Ramos' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 22 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ramos
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ramos accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    DOCTORS OF UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
    Good Samaritan Surgical Specialties Clinic
    637 Lucas Ave # 101
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
    (626) 574-7764 (Office)
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