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Dr. Catherine Lawson, MD

Internal Medicine*FemaleAge 65

Internal Medicine*

Dr. Catherine Lawson, MD is an internist in Torrance, CA and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in 1987. She is affiliated with medical facilities Hoag Hospital Newport Beach and Tri-City Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Catherine Lawson, MD

Torrance Memorial Physician Network Infectious Disease

2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 135 Torrance, CA 90505
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
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Dr. Lawson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lawson

2.5

39 ratings, 11 with a written review
5 Star
31%
31%
4 Star
5%
5%
3 Star
0%
0%
2 Star
8%
8%
1 Star
56%
56%

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What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • I didn't feel respected
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
  • Long wait times
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Disgusted – Apr 21, 2024
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • I didn't feel respected
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Apr 11, 2024
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What went well
  • I felt respected
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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ND – Dec 20, 2023
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
  • Wait times
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Alice Molina – May 19, 2022
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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Angelo Calderone – Feb 25, 2021
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
  • Wait times
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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A very good PCP – Dec 14, 2020
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Mar 31, 2020
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What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
8 people found this helpful
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C. AMORUSO – Sep 19, 2019
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
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May 13, 2019
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What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
9 people found this helpful
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Mar 13, 2019
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What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
11 people found this helpful
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Betz in Vista, CA – Apr 30, 2017
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Locations

Torrance Memorial Physician Network Infectious Disease

Torrance Memorial Physician Network Infectious Disease2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 135 Torrance, CA 90505
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Torrance Memorial Physician Network Primary Care - Skypark

Torrance Memorial Physician Network Primary Care - Skypark3701 Skypark Dr Ste 100 Torrance, CA 90505
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Affiliated Hospitals

Hoag Hospital Newport Beach

1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Recipient of 11
hospital awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2024, 2023, 2022)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2022)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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How patients felt about the care they received at this hospital.

86%
Patients said they were given information about recovering at home

2% higher than the national average

82%
Patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family

18% higher than the national average

View all patient feedback

Tri-City Medical Center

4002 Vista Way
Oceanside, CA 92056
Recipient of 4
hospital awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

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How patients felt about the care they received at this hospital.

84%
Patients said they were given information about recovering at home
73%
Patients said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

2% lower than the national average

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