Dr. Denise Portugal, MD

Dr. Denise Portugal, MD

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Female
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Dr. Denise Portugal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She specializes in general surgery.

Dr. Denise Portugal

3838 San Dimas St Ste B231

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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. Portugal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Portugal performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Portugal performs this procedure more than 87% of her peers

Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Portugal treats Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Portugal treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Portugal performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Portugal performs this procedure more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Portugal's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
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)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Please contact RiverWalk Surgery for any additional questions. 6616650505

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2005
    University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2005

Awards

Dr. Portugal's Reviews

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Portugal's Performance
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I just had surgery performed by Dr. Portugal - on an urgent basis. While I have yet to do a followup she was very helpful both pre and post op. She also was the only doctor of several who correctly determined my problem. She was good at scheduling my follow up and explaining my aftercare for...Read More
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I love this Doctor, she is amazing! She has a very wonderful bed side manner and truly listens and loves her patients, and is a great surgeon! 3 Thank You Dr. Denise for everything.
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