Dr. Isaac Paz, MD

Dr. Isaac Paz, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Isaac Paz, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in South Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Chile in 1981 and specializes in breast surgical oncology.

209 Fair Oaks Ave

South Pasadena, CA 91030

Contact Information

(877) 998-7546

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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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Dr. Paz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paz treats Breast Diseases more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Paz treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paz treats Cancer more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Paz treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (Includes: Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Heart Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hip Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Retinal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urachal Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer
Stomach Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paz treats Stomach Cancer more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Paz treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Stomach Cancer, Familial

Dr. Paz's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Cancer
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cholangiocarcinoma
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrectomy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Leukocytosis
Lip Cancer
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Melanoma
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancytopenia
Parathyroidectomy
Pediatric Tumor
Pleural Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Surgery
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thalassemia
Thoracentesis
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

A renowned leader in surgical oncology surgery and an expert in minimally invasive and breast cancer surgery, Dr. Paz is committed to compassionate, aggressive and comprehensive cancer surgical care, and the research it takes to find the best possible treatments.

Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

City Of Hope
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Arizona, University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Chilean Air Force Hospital
Internship Hospital
1993
Surgical Oncology Fellowship
1985
Catholic University
Undergraduate School
1981
University Of Chile
Medical School
1993
1985
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in Pasadena, 2008

Dr. Paz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Paz

3.9

Based on 14 reviews

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1 Star
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I saw Dr. Paz when he was a rookie, more than 20 years ago. I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Squeamish Cell Carcinoma of the Tonsil. My surgery took 14 hours with 5 surgeons and I spent almost 5 months in the City of Hope. The care was unsurpassed, all the nurses at the time were RN's and were...Read More
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he has operated on me twice. he is extremely talented, smart and caring. this is a hard working surgeon. his manner make you feel everything will be ok, because he's so calm and knowledgeable, it give you confidence. he is the best and i recommend him often.
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If your a female going to this doctor for cysts in your breasts, DON'T!!! Careless doctor who will try to remove your whole breast for just a cyst. I was told I had a cyst and went to him to find out my options, which were, 1. I could take Cancer Hormone Medication (even though I have no...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare PPO

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