Dr. Jeffrey Lake, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Lake, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Jeffrey Lake, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1999 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and proctology.

16311 Ventura Blvd Ste 505

Encino, CA 91436

Contact Information

(818) 387-8725

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abscess
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Lake'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

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Proctology

2  Board Certifications

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

25  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • University Of California, Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Southern California
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lake has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lake's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lake to family and friends
65 total reviews (45 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (63)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lake'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 (45)

Office staff great, doctor super friendly, explained everything
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Fantastic experience for delicate need. Very reassuring and immediate results
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Easy to work with your office. Dr. Lake was very through.
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After dealing with 2 years of appointments and no relief with other doctors I was incredibly anxious to see Dr.Lake. He immediately made me feel at ease and was very thorough in explaining all my options. His staff is always professional and very sweet. They are always accommodating with...more
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Dr. Lake is great! He is very knowledgable and helped me feel comfortable by making me laugh a lot.
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