Dr. David Albin, MD

Dr. David Albin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. David Albin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Mysore Medical College in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

31 W Bellevue Dr

Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Albin's Experience

Dr. Albin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Albin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Albin "Hernia Specialist with over 20 years of experience."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Hernia Procedures
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Mysore Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lac King/Drew Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Albin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Albin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Albin to family and friends
73 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (73)

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Dr. Albin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I first met with Dr. Albin in January 2016 about hernial swelling from a hernia operation 10 years ago. Dr. Albin's daignosed a staph infection and did a surgery that determined that the infection had permeated the mesh from my first surgery. 6 months of antibiotics later, the infection remained....more
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Went in for a surgery consult on my hernias. The second he opened his mouth, I knew he was not for me. He was the only Doctor I saw(out of 4) that only wanted to do 1 hernia at a time- why would I do two separated surgeries ??? He was not personable at all and immediately tried to send me down...more
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Great experience! Just that my surgery time was in the afternoon, which meant I had to be starving most of the day
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