Dr. Alexander Moskovitz, MD

Dr. Alexander Moskovitz, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Alexander Moskovitz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Santa Clara, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery.

710 Lawrence Expy

Santa Clara, CA 95051

Contact Information

(408) 236-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Lung Surgery
normal
more than 45% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
normal
more than 33% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 21% of peers

Dr. Moskovitz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Cornell/Meml Sloan Kettering
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Moskovitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Moskovitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Moskovitz

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Moskovitz comes across as a sort of no nonsense kind of guy. He is friendly, though not overly so. He presents as knowledgeable and confident. After I was released from the hospital I ended up in the ER with a fever. He called me the next day to check up on me and schedule an appointment...Read More
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Dr. Moskovitz , was late, curt and impatient. As our visit progressed he became hostile and aggressive. I was confused about the surgical process, and he did not care. He cut me off several times as I was asking questions, trying to understand. He was upset and mentioned that he had already spent...Read More
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