Dr. Elin Sigurdson, MD

Dr. Elin Sigurdson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Elin Sigurdson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

333 Cottman Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sigurdson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sigurdson treats Breast Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Sigurdson treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sigurdson performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Sigurdson performs this procedure more than 90% of her peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sigurdson performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Sigurdson performs this procedure more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Sigurdson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elin Sigurdson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1987
    Meml Sloan Kettering Canc Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    University Toronto
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1981
    University Toronto
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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Dr. Sigurdson's Reviews

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The best as surgeon and follow up physician. Cannot say enough of her caring and practice operation.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO