Dr. Katayoun Toosie, MD

Dr. Katayoun Toosie, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 51
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Katayoun Toosie, MD is a general surgery specialist in Oceanside, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

3601 Vista Way

Oceanside, CA 92056

Contact Information

(760) 724-5352

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mastectomy
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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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, Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • UCLA/Harbor Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • UCLA/Harbor Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Toosie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Toosie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Toosie to family and friends
4.5
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Toosie's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Oceanside, CA
What an outstanding human. I don't even have the words to express how much appreciation I have for Dr. Toosie. I was extremely nervous and anxious about two breast biopsies I needed. Dr. Toosie was incredibly empathetic, took the time to listen, was incredibly thorough...and even made me laugh...more
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in Los Angeles, CA
Dr. Toosie had to surgically remove 2/3 of my colon during emergency surgery. She not only saved my life, but took the extra time to resection my intestines so I did not need to have a temporary colostomy.
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in Carlsbad, CA
I was feeling dreadful and getting worse. Heartburn, headaches, lack of energy, diarrhea, vomiting etc. When I collapsed on Saturday morning, my husband took me to Tri City Medical Emergency where by good fortune I ended up in the extremely capable hands of Dr. Toosie. She diagnosed my gall...more
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in Encinitas, CA
I had a rough experience, due to a bleeding condition I did not know I had, I ended up with a hematoma at the incision site of my lumpectomy. Dr. Toosie had to open it back up 2 weeks after surgery. Because I was having chemo, the wound remained open and did not heal for 6 months. Dr. Toosie stuck...more
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