Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud, MD

Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 85
Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1957 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

10833 Le Conte Ave # 72-126

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

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  • Aetna

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Dr. Fonkalsrud's Experience

Dr. Fonkalsrud's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

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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  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1959
  • Chldns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fonkalsrud's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fonkalsrud to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Fonkalsrud's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

In 1995 Dr Funkalsrud did 2 surgeries on me. 1st he removed my large intestine 2nd he did put-thru surgery and it took awhile but I am completely normal! I can eat anything. Thanks Dr Funkalsrud!
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1985 total Colectomy with j pouch early patient who received excellent care at UCLA with team of nurses and head surgeon Dr. Fonkalsrud who literally saved my life as I suffered from Severe Ulcerative colitis it was so bad that not for his discovery of this new procedure I would have had to wear a...more
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