Dr. Denis Westphal, MD

Dr. Denis Westphal, MD

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Dr. Denis Westphal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chico, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Loma Linda School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

95 Declaration Dr Ste 1

Chico, CA 95973

Contact Information

(530) 345-9455

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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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. Westphal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westphal treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Westphal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westphal treats Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Westphal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Westphal treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Westphal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Westphal's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Denis Westphal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chico, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Loma Linda School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1988
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1982
Loma Linda School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1987
1983
1982

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Dr. Westphal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Westphal

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
(2)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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I have had three interactions with Dr. Westphal and can not say enough good about him. He just repaired a hernia for me and I never felt more at ease.
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My initial visit was a consultation/exam to discuss problems I was experiencing from varicose veins. Dr. Westphal ordered an ultrasound of my leg veins. At my second appointment, I learned I had venous insufficiency in my left leg. He discussed options to correct the problem, and eventually I...Read More
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I found dr. Westphal to be a very pleasant person and a very knowledgeable doctor. He performed in angioplasty and inserted a stent it took me an hour and a half and I experienced no pain or discomfort. I had a four-hour stay at the hospital to make sure there are no bleeding issues and then went...Read More
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Dr. Westphal had never heard of the type of vasculitis I appear to have. He did not even look at the peer-reviewed articles I brought, or my meticulous written history of vascular and autoimmune issues. He actually said that figuring out my vascular issues was "above his pay grade" Total waste...Read More
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on 02-23-2016 I had a follow up for a stent he put in the month before. He was checking for a pulse in my groin to the right leg when he hurt me by pushing down and the pain has not gone away as of today. I don't know what happened but I would like it fixed. Walter Zimmerman
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