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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 63

25460 Medical Center Dr Ste 100
Murrieta, CA 92562
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Dr. Elfelt's Experience

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Dr. Elfelt's Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Hospital Quality

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Southwest Healthcare System - Rancho Springs Medical Center
25500 Medical Center Dr
Murrieta, CA 92562

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Temecula Valley Ob/Gyn
Temecula Valley Ob/Gyn
25460 Medical Center Dr Ste 100
Murrieta, CA 92562
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    Dr. Elfelt's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • Contraceptive Management
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Excision of Cervix
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Sympathectomy
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Breech Position
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Gonorrhea Infections
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Miscarriages
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
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    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Preeclampsia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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    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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Hospital Med Center
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Elfelt & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Elfelt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.2 out of 5

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    4.2 out of 5

    12 responses

    Dr. Elfelt's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Elfelt

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    12 responses

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    Temecula Valley Ob/Gyn
    25460 Medical Center Dr Ste 100
    Murrieta, CA 92562
    (951) 677-4748 (Office)
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