Dr. Fritz Baumgartner, MD

Dr. Fritz Baumgartner, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
61 y/o
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Dr. Fritz Baumgartner, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lakewood, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Vascular & General Surgery Associates

3300 E South St Ste 203

Lakewood, CA 90805
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Baumgartner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baumgartner treats Vascular Disease more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Baumgartner treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baumgartner performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Baumgartner performs this procedure more than 43% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baumgartner treats Pulmonary Disease more than 33% of his peers

Dr. Baumgartner treats this condition more than 33% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Compassionate patient Care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1991
    University of British Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1989
    UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1985
    UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1979
    Loyola Marymount University
    Undergraduate School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Baumgartner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baumgartner

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Baumgartner's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Fritz Baumgartner, MD
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Dr. Baumgartner has horrible bedside manners. He is also negligent with patient follow up and will blame his entire staff before taking responsibility for his own negligence. Dr. Baumgartner did not notify me until eight months after my surgery that a tumor he removed was cancerous. By the way,...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
LocalPlus
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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