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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 69

514 N Prospect Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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514 N Prospect Ave
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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Dr. Hammer's Experience

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Dr. Hammer's Specialties

  • Family Medicine

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Hospital Quality

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Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance
4101 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505

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    514 N Prospect Ave
    Redondo Beach, CA 90277
    (310) 692-9659
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    (310) 937-8555 (Office)
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    Accepted Insurances

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    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross
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    • Blue Shield of California
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    • Delta Health System
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  2. Dr. Hammer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Stanford Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Los Angeles Co-Usc Sch Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Contra Costa Med Svcs
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hammer & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Hammer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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      Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

    • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

    • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Hammer's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Hammer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

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