Dr. Elvira Klause, MD

Dr. Elvira Klause, MD

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Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Elvira Klause, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Clemente, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.Read her story

665 Camino De Los Mares Ste 202

San Clemente, CA 92673

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Klause's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Fissure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klause treats Anal Fissure more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Klause treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Anal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klause treats Anal Disorders more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Klause treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klause performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Klause performs this procedure more than 70% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Dr. Klause's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Open
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecomastia
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Localized Fat Deposits
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Ultrasound, Transrectal
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"I have been in solo private practice since 2000. Started as a trauma surgeon with a critical care fellowship training. In 2008 I began a solo general surgery practice, this allows the advantage of quick response time, continuity of care, high pati...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    Martin Luther King Drew Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Ml King Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    Ml King Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1989
    University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Klause's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klause

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I was suffering from pain in my right groin when I went to see Dr. Klause. She immediately diagnosed an inguinal hernia and explained several options for taking care of my problem. She was kind, patient and thorough. We were able to schedule surgery quickly. My surgery went without incident and Dr....Read More
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Overall.....excellent experience with Dr. Elvira Klause. She performed robotic hernia surgery on me. Great surgeon!
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Very friendly, explained options and got to the point. Her office staff is friendly and helpful.
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Basic PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Medical Mutual of Ohio
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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