Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD

Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD

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Age 60
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Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

9434 Medical Center Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 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. Perricone's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perricone performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Perricone performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Lung Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perricone treats Lung Cancer more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Perricone treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perricone performs Lung Surgery more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Perricone performs this procedure more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Perricone's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Perricone is director of the Cardiothoracic Unit at the Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and surgical director of lung transplantation at UC San Diego Health. He specializes in minimally invasive techniques, including robotic and video-assisted s...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1992
University Of California At San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
1990
New York Med College
Residency Hospital
1986
New York Med College
Internship Hospital
1985
George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
Medical School
1992
1990
1986
1985

Awards

Dr. Perricone's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perricone

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Completely unavailable -- my father was having open chest surgery and he never returned our calls for weeks. I am absolutely shocked that this person serves as a medical professional.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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