Dr. Edward Alfrey, MD

Dr. Edward Alfrey, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Edward Alfrey, MD is a general surgery specialist in Larkspur, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado At Denver in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

5 Bon Air Rd Ste 101

Larkspur, CA 94939

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Rib Fracture
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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

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53  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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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

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  • University Of Colorado At Denver
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Ariz
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Ariz
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Edward Alfrey, MD
Worst surgeon I ever had in my entire life. There is no enough space to describe how bad he is. But I will give him -5*****! I guess one will do for now. The only this is nice is he's staffing and installations.
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Michael in Petaluma, CA – Sep 27, 2017
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Dr. Alfrey is professional and knowledgeable. He took the time to thoroughly explain (and draw!) my condition and treatment options. I trust him one hundred percent and would recommend him to all my family members. He is a kind and compassionate doctor.
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Laura in Tiburon, CA – Feb 02, 2016
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Having experienced Dr. Alfrey's surgical skills and his patient interaction manners, I would like to say that if one has to go under the knife, then you want Dr. Alfrey holding the scalpel. His work can be compared to a medical artist. He probably saved my life through open chest surgery this...Read More
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David in Larkspur, CA – Jan 28, 2016
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I was admitted to Marin General after experiencing abdominal pain, and Dr Alfrey was assigned as my surgeon. He performed a complicated 4 hour surgery to remove a mass from my pelvis and I spent 5 days in the hospital. I'm still recuperating, but believe the surgery was successful because of his...Read More
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JoyceW in Kentfield, CA – Jan 01, 2016
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