Dr. Barbara Follestad, MD

General SurgeryFemaleAge 46

Dr. Follestad

Kaiser Permanente Fremont Medical Center

39400 Paseo Padre Pkwy Fremont, CA 94538

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Dr. Barbara Follestad, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Fremont, CA. She is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente San Leandro Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Follestad to book an appointment.

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Dr. Barbara Follestad, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Fremont, CA. She is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente San Leandro Medical Center. Be sure...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery

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What are Dr. Barbara Follestad, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Follestad frequently treats Intestinal Obstruction, Colectomy, and Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Follestad treats.

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Dr. Follestad's office is located at 39400 Paseo Padre Pkwy, Fremont, CA 94538. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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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. Follestad's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Intestinal Obstruction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Follestad treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 29% of her peers

Dr. Follestad treats this condition more than 29% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Colectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Follestad performs Colectomy more than 21% of her peers

Dr. Follestad performs this procedure more than 21% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Follestad treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 3% of her peers

Dr. Follestad treats this condition more than 3% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
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Dr. Follestad's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia

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(510) 248-3075

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Kaiser Permanente Fremont Medical Center39400 Paseo Padre Pkwy Fremont, CA 94538
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