Dr. Amy Day, MD

Dr. Amy Day, MD

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Dr. Amy Day, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in general surgery.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Day's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Day performs Hernia Repair more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Day performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Day performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Day performs this procedure more than 93% of her peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Day performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Day performs this procedure more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Day's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Amy Day, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2004
  • 1998
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Day's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Day

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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Dr. Day and the entire staff was excellent. Dr. Day spent 45 minutes in my initial consultation session for gull bladder surgery. I expected 15 minutes in and out. Dr. Day clearly and patiently walk me through each potential scenario and answering every question. We selected Dr. Day from other...Read More
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Dr. Day did surgery on me to fix my Inguinal (groin) hernia. Other health issues, necessitated Open surgery rather than Laparoscopic. She simply oozes with confidence and professionalism, and the results was everything I could hope for - completely relaxed going into the procedure, and minimal...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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