Dr. Eleazar D. Lawson, MD

Dr. Eleazar D. Lawson, MD

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General Surgery | Male | 43 years old

While the technical realities of general surgery are often straight-forward, a patient's overall condition and co-morbidities often make the decision making process complex. I encourage my patients to take an active role in their care by providing information so that patients can participate in the decision making and appropriately evaluate risks with regard to surgical treatment of their disease process.Read more

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While the technical realities of general surgery are often straight-forward, a patient's overall condition and co-morbidities often make the decision making process complex. I encourage my patients to take an active role in their care by providing information so that patients can participate in the decision making and appropriately evaluate risks with regard to surgical treatment of their disease process.Read more

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Experience with Dr. Lawson
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Lawson's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (14)
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abscess
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acute Diverticulitis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Internship Hospital
    Ucsf-Fresno Medical Education Program

    Completed in 2000

  • Residency Hospital
    Ucsf-Fresno Medical Education Program

    Completed in 2004

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California, Davis

    Graduated in 1995

  • Other Education
    Fellow Of The American College Of Surgeons

    Completed in 2008

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Lawson's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Experience with Dr. Lawson

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Lawson's Care Philosophy

While the technical realities of general surgery are often straight-forward, a patient's overall condition and co-morbidities often make the decision making process complex. I encourage my patients to take an active role in their care by providing information so that patients can participate in the decision making and appropriately evaluate risks with regard to surgical treatment of their disease process.