Dr. Dilipkumar Parekh, MD

Dr. Dilipkumar Parekh, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Dilipkumar Parekh, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.

1510 San Pablo St Ste 412

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Information

(323) 865-3535

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
very high
more than 89% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
more than 59% of peers
Partial Lung Collapse
more than 51% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Parekh does not have any board certifications listed.

47  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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.


  • University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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In January 2016 I ended in the hospital 2 times from hypoglycemia, I was told after being in the hospital for 4 days i may have a tumor and my blood sugar was never controllable, (always dangerously low) but released me, my brother and sister figured what they couldn’t, I had an insulinoma. I...Read More
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2014, i learned i had a rare insulinoma tumor on my pancreas.i learned the only treatment is surgery. It was causing seizures & surgery was urgent. i live near three world class hospitals. Keck USC had the most experienced surgeon, Dr Parekh. got an appointment fast. Dr P. answered my...Read More
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He is too busy for his own patients. Took so long to operate on my mother that when he went in, it was too late. Cancer was spread to her liver. He said he can't do anything for her and gave her an expiration date and said best of luck to you. Gave her a stomach bypass so she can eat better. She...Read More
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Dr. Parekh and his team at USC's Keck Center saved my life with emergency necrotizing pancreatitis debridement surgery on the evening of August 2, 2015. The procedure had a 73% Mortality rate. It is almost one-year after the surgery and I am almost fully-healed and am living a very normal life.
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