Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD

Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Edgar Gamboa, MD is a general surgery specialist in Monterey, 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.

757 Pacific St # C3

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 724-7874

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
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gamboa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Lipomas
normal
more than 5% of peers
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Gamboa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gamboa "Healthcare is a team effort. Treatment is most effective when the patient and the family, the nursing staff, referring physicians and the surgeon are on the same page. The common goal is to accomplish what will work best for the patient."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

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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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bisaya
  • Filipino
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gamboa's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gamboa to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gamboa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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