Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD

Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 26 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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Experience Check

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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
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 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)
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
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
    1992
  • 1990
    New York Med College
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1986
    New York Med College
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School
    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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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Perricone's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Anthony Perricone, MD
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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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