Dr. Kathryn Safford, MD

Dr. Kathryn Safford, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Kathryn Safford, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Wi in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

4499 Medical Dr Ste 252

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 692-9090

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 3% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 3% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

6  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Med Coll Of Wi
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Brook Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Brook Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Safford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Safford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Safford to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Safford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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