Dr. Arthur Sanford, MD

Dr. Arthur Sanford, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Arthur Sanford, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

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Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Sanford's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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Dr. Sanford performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Sanford performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Incisional Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanford treats Incisional Hernia more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Sanford treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanford performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Sanford performs this procedure more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Sanford's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Arthur Sanford, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

1985
Mass Genl
Residency Hospital
1981
Mass Genl
Internship Hospital
1980
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1981
1980

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Blue Shield of California
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Cigna
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