Dr. George Hsieh, MD

Dr. George Hsieh, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Dr. George Hsieh, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2002 and specializes in general surgery and dermatology.

2016 Forest Ave Ste 5

San Jose, CA 95128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hsieh'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
  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated


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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Failure to complete continuing education requirements (3/18/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Michigan
0 Board Actions

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


  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hsieh's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Hsieh'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)

Horrible and rude. Don't come here unless you want a misdiagnosis or someone to yell about how you're stupid.
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I have been going to Dr. Hsieh for approximately two years; I have never been seen by a dermatologist as knowledgeable, thorough, and caring as he is. I have never had to wait many minutes beyond the time of my scheduled appointment to be seen by the doctor. Dr. Hsieh has always taken whatever...more
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