Dr. Joshua Ellenhorn, MD

Dr. Joshua Ellenhorn, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Joshua Ellenhorn, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in general surgery, complex general surgical oncology, and more.

8635 W 3rd St Ste 880W

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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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. Ellenhorn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellenhorn performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ellenhorn performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellenhorn treats Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ellenhorn treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Stomach Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ellenhorn treats Stomach Cancer more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Ellenhorn treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Stomach Cancer, Familial

Dr. Ellenhorn's conditions and procedures:

Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bile Duct Procedure
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hernia
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Leukocytosis
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Melanoma
Merkel Cell Carcinoma
Multiple Myeloma
Mycosis Fungoides
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancytopenia
Plasmapheresis
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Port Placements or Replacements
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Retina Diseases
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease
von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a General Surgeon and Surgical Oncologist my focus is on providing my patients with the highest quality care personalized to each individual patient. I am a surgeon with extensive clinical experience who has been at the forefront of research and involved in training hundreds of other physicians.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Oncology
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    University Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
  • 1984
    University Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital
    1984
  • 1984
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ellenhorn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ellenhorn

4.3

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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1 Star
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A highly skilled and very caring surgeon who was one of my cancer docs several years ago.
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Dr. Ellenhorn is simply the best. I trusted my life with him and I am so glad I did. I cannot thank him enough for the remarkable care he gave me. How could I adequately thank this man who spent much of his young adult life studying and learning the most advanced ideas and techniques in his field,...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Health Net
UnitedHealthCare
PacifiCare HMO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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