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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 39

5533 W Hillsdale Ave Ste C
Visalia, CA 93291
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  • General Surgery

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VICTORIA GERKEN, M.D., INC
VICTORIA GERKEN, M.D., INC
5533 W Hillsdale Ave Ste C
Visalia, CA 93291
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    Dr. Meissner's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Adhesiolysis
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Arterial Line Insertion
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bowel Resection
    • Bowel Surgery
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Central Line Insertion (for Chemotherapy)
    • Colon Surgery
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Inguinal Hermia Surgery
    • Laceration Repair
    • Laparotomy
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Muscle Biopsy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Small Bowel Surgery
    • Splenectomy
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    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stitches
    • Surgery, Trauma
    • Tracheostomy
    • Ventral Herniorrhaphy
    • Wound Care and Management
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Skin Tumor
    • Benign Tumor
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Tumor
    • Burn Injuries
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Contusion
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Traumatic Injuries
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Meissner

    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

    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    California State University, Fresno
    Graduated in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Meissner & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Meissner's Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Meissner

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    VICTORIA GERKEN, M.D., INC
    5533 W Hillsdale Ave Ste C
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-8500 (Office)
    (559) 622-9410 (Fax)
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