Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD

Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD is a general surgery specialist in Freedom, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Cebu Institute Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in general surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and more.

243 Green Valley Rd Ste D

Freedom, CA 95019

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gamboa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gamboa treats Venous Insufficiency more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Gamboa treats this condition more than 42% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gamboa treats Vascular Disease more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Gamboa treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gamboa performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Gamboa performs this procedure more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Gamboa's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominal Pain
Acute Appendicitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Aneurysm
Angiosarcoma of the Breast
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Appendix Cancer
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Cancer
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
da Vinci® Colectomy
Debridement
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Neck Mass
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excisional Biopsy
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemicolectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Injuries
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Biopsy
Intestinal Obstruction
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Lung Biopsy
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mammotome® Breast Biopsy
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Muscle Biopsy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Partial Mastectomy
Pediatric Hernia
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Perirectal Abscess
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Biopsy
Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Sternum Fracture
Stomach Diseases
Surgery, Trauma
Surgical Biopsy
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Surgery
Traumatic Hernia
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Healthcare is a team effort. Treatment is rendered most effective when the patient and the family, the nursing staff, referring physicians and the surgeon are all on the same page. The common goal is to accomplish what will work best for the patient.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    University Of California At San Diego Medical Center (Transplant Surgery)
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    State University Of New York, Downstate Med Center (Pediatric Surgery)
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    State University Of New York At Buffalo/Erie County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    Catholic Medical Center Of Brooklyn and Queens
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Maimonides Med Ctr/Coney Island Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Yonkers General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1975
    Veterans Administration Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1975
  • 1974
    Cebu Institute Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1974
  • 1970
    Velez College
    Undergraduate School
    1970
  • University Of Notre Dame

Languages

  • Bisaya
  • Filipino
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Most Outstanding Graduate (Medicine), University of Southern Philippines, 2005
  • Most Outstanding Alumnus, Cebu Institute of Medicine, 2011

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    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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