Dr. Candice Jensen, MD

Dr. Candice Jensen, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
(6)
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Dr. Candice Jensen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Yuma, AZ and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

2503 S Avenue A Ste 3

Yuma, AZ 85364

Contact Information

(928) 344-3250

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Obesity
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more than 75% of peers
Stomach Surgery
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more than 68% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 52% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
7

Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Obesity
23

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Southern Utah University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Sound Shore Medical Center Of Westschester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jensen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jensen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jensen to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Jensen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in yuma |
She's an amazing woman and Dr. She's thorough and genuinely cares about her patients. I cried many times to her through my depression and weight loss journey. I knew from the first time I met her at a bariatric seminar that she was the right Dr. For me!! I had my gallbladder removed and gastric...more
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Hi, I would like to share my story but, in its length it would be more about my and less about this outstanding physician, Dr. Jensen. She has the heart and compassion for people that is so often forsaken among a riddled health care reform. Dr. Jensen is safe, very understanding of our fears and...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jensen accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Jensen has admitting privileges

Yuma Regional Medical Center
2400 S Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364
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