Dr. Hector C. Ramos, MD

Dr. Hector C. Ramos, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology | Male | 61 years old

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Personal Care is more valuable than any amount of reimbersment. The physician patient relationship is a partnership aimed the patient's ultimate health and wellbeing.Read more

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Found him loud, intimidating, cold, direct & untrustworthy. No compassion, sensitivity/honesty. Re. a horrific (proven rare) diagnosis, he lied stating it was very common. I felt pressured 2 have surgery with his, "do the surgery now or die tomorrow" attitude. I was lucky 2 have taken a different route & not do surgery, that most likely would've killed me. More than a year now & I'm doing good w/natural treatment. Don't trust doctors- all they see is $$. What a dirty business.
in Burbank, CA |
Dr. Ramos saved my life. He performed a whipple procedure on me and so far I have been recovering remarkably well. He took action as soon as he saw me in his office. Along the process every time I mentioned his name, other doctors would acknowledge him as an outstanding figure. Every time I dropped his name doors would open. I would like to extend my gratitude to his exceptional staff who stand alongside him. For me every day brings a new opportunity which comes courtesy of Dr. Hector Ramos.
in Castaic, CA |
Dr. Ramos is one of a kind Surgeon. He went above and beyond to make me feel comfortable before and after my surgery. He treats his patients like family. I truly can not say enough about Dr. Ramos and his kind staff. Thank you so much.
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    Dr. Ramos' Care Philosophy

    Personal Care is more valuable than any amount of reimbersment. The physician patient relationship is a partnership aimed the patient's ultimate health and wellbeing.

    Dr. Ramos' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Complex General Surgical Oncology
    •  Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Why It Matters: Dr. Ramos' Board Certifications

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    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bile Duct Obstruction
    • Biliary Cancer
    • Biliary Dyskinesia
    • Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder Diseases
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases and Disorders
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Disease
    • Pancreatobiliary Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases

    Education

    • Medical School
      UNIVERSITY OF PUERTO RICO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      University Puerto Rico Hosps

      Completed in 1982

    • Residency Hospital
      Carribean Cardivascular Clinic-Vascular Residency
      Hospital Episcopal-General Surgery
      University Of Puerto Rico Affiliates-Surgical Residency
      University of Southern California
    • Fellowship Hospital
      University Of Pittsburgh-Multi Organ Transplantation and Hepato-Biliary Surgery
      University Of Southern California-Renal Transplantation
    • Undergraduate School
      University of Miami

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • Critical Care Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Liver Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Whipple Procedure
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