Dr. Isaac Paz, MD

Dr. Isaac Paz, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Isaac Paz, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in South Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 37 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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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 79% of peers
Anal Disorders
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Paz'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Paz "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."

1  Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Gastrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Surgery

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in Pasadena, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Paz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paz's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paz to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Paz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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...more
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