Dr. Joseph Scoma, MD

Dr. Joseph Scoma, MD

General Surgery | Male

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Dr. Scoma specializes in General Surgery and practices in San Diego, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids

Procedures Performed

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

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  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanctions

    Dr. Scoma has received 3 sanctions

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    • Disciplinary action in another state  (12/23/2015)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
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    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: New York
    • Misdemeanor conviction  (8/11/2015)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
    • Other  (10/17/2014)
    • Action Taken: Court Order
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: California
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    Board Actions

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

Education

  • Medical School
    St Louis Univ Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1965

  • Internship Hospital
    Kings County Hospital Center

    Completed in 1966

  • Residency Hospital
    Bellevue Hospital Center

    Completed in 1970

    Kings County Hospital Center

    Completed in 1967

    Muhlenberg Hosp

    Completed in 1973

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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