Dr. Frederick Lavan, MD

Dr. Frederick Lavan, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Frederick Lavan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in general surgery, plastic surgery, and more.

5800 Ridge Ave Fl 1

Philadelphia, PA 19128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lavan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
more than 74% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 58% of peers
Skin Grafts
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Lavan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

7  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • The Grad Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • The Grad Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lavan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lavan's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavan to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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Dr. Lavan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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