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Dr. Eleazar Lawson, MD

Dr. Eleazar Lawson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 45

  

Dr. Eleazar Lawson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fresno, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in general surgery and laparoscopic surgery.


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(559) 450-7200

Dr. Lawson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net of California
Large Group HMO
Large Group PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

Background Check

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

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Pancreatic Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawson treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lawson treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Ventral Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawson treats Ventral Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lawson treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Intestinal Obstruction
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawson treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Lawson treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus

Dr. Lawson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acute Diverticulitis
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • 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 Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • 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)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

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 in...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
2004
UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program
Residency Hospital
2000
UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program
Internship Hospital
1999
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
University Of California, Davis
Undergraduate School
2008
2004
2000
1999
1995

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He is great. nice guy and gets the job done. Highly recommended. Also my GP thinks the world of him. Thanks Doctor for fixing me up
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Dr Lawson is one of those physicians that truly cares about his patients. I know you hear that all the time but he really is excellent as a surgeon & person. There is nothing in his manner to even hint at condenscencion toward a patient, he's thoughtful, kind and most importantly listens to your...Read More
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Great Dr. Will highly recommend him. Cares about his patients and family.
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Saint Agnes Care

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    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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