Dr. Dena Amr, MD

Dr. Dena Amr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Dena Amr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

18111 Brookhurst St Ste 2600

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
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Background Check

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. Amr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amr treats Hemorrhoids more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Amr treats this condition more than 66% of her peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amr performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Amr performs this procedure more than 46% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 45% of her peers

Dr. Amr treats this condition more than 45% of her peers

Dr. Amr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dena Amr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Saint Vincent's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Kaiser Fdn Hosp-Sunset
Residency Hospital
2001
Kaiser Fdn Hosp-Sunset
Internship Hospital
2000
University Of Wisconsin Medical School
Medical School
1995
University Of California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery
Undergraduate School
2006
2005
2001
2000
1995

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Dr. Amr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amr

4.8

Based on 15 reviews

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Best surgeon ever. Got me in so quickly, was very professional. Has a great experience.
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Dr Amr is one exceptional physician as well as human being! She truly cares about her patients which is very hard to find these days. Dr Amr saved my brother couple of years ago doing his surgery; she had him transferred to her hospital within couple of hours and did his surgery immediately which...Read More
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i had a inguinal surgery before with a different doc . but it it was by far so much better with doc Dena Amr shes amazing i tell you . she did a robotic surgery and i am on my feet doing things on my 7 day . last time i took a month to feel better , this time 7 day no pain no problems . and i...Read More
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Dr. Amr is such a kind and talented surgeon. She spends as much time as you need during the consultation, and is very knowledgeable on any concerns and questions you might have. She is up to date on the latest and greatest procedures, and does very meticulous work. I would highly recommend her to...Read More
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Dr Amr is absolutely the best! She was so sweet and kind. Very helpful and informative. My experience with her before, during, and after surgery was easy and comfortable. She also advocated for me with an insurance issue, which meant a lot to me. Highly recommend!
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