Dr. Dean Nora, MD

Dr. Dean Nora, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Dean Nora, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Woodland Hills, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1994 and specializes in surgical oncology.

5601 De Soto Ave

Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 23% of peers
Cancer
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more than 22% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 10% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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.

Education

  • Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Mi State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • John Wayne Canc Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nora has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nora's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nora to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Nora'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)

I can't say enough good things about Dr.Nora and his team. BEST Dr. I ever had! He is very personable and really cares about how you FEEL. I had umbilical and inguinal hernia repairs. When I went back 3 years later for the umbilical repair, he greeted me like an old friend. I felt minimal pain and...more
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Consult concerning upcoming surgery for gallbladder removal.
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