Dr. Gene Syn, MD

Dr. Gene Syn, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Gene Syn, MD is a general surgery specialist in Covina, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

315 N 3rd Ave Ste 301

Covina, CA 91723

Contact Information

(626) 331-5314

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Anal Prolapse
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Syn'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

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

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

Education

  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Syn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Syn's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Syn to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Syn'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

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Syn guided me through the most painful and also most psychologically challenging part of my life that I ever had to endure. He is truly a talented and gifted doctor. And just as importantly, he takes the time to explain all of your options and truly cares about your medical situation and all of...more
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Not only is Dr. Syn an excellent doctor and diagnostician, he is so kind and takes time to explain everything.... I highly recommend Dr. Syn!
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Thank You Dr. Syn for your excellent care w/ my surgery. Everyone was so helpfull and made me feel at ease. Especially U! It is a true gift to be able to help people like u do. Thank You times 1,000,000! Now it is up to me to rest and get better! And, again cant tell u how much I appreciate u and...more
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Lot of trust, really took his time to explain things. I felt better after I left. All is good now
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Patient, clear, and comforting. He explained everything he was doing in a manner that was accessible and I felt comfortable asking questions. Good bedside manner and performed the procedure without any complication.
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