Dr. Kevin Hiler, MD

Dr. Kevin Hiler, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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64 y/o
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Dr. Kevin Hiler, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

3838 California St Rm 612B

San Francisco, CA 94118
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lipomas
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Hiler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hiler "Dr. Kevin R. Hiler, MD is a General Surgeon serving the San Francisco area for more than 25 years. Dr. Hiler is experienced in Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery, Hernia Repairs and Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. He is a professional member of the California Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons and the Northern California Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons. Dr. Kevin Hiler was also awarded the UCSF, Medical Student Teaching Award and also by the Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society and Bachelor of Science by the Magna cum Laude. PRACTICE EHR Allscripts PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION California Medical Association Fellow, American College of Surgeons Northern California Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Northern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons San Francisco Surgical Society San Francisco Medical Society Society of Lap endoscopic Surgeons American Society of Breast Surgeons American Hernia Society Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons(SAGES) American Society of General Surgeons American College of Medical Quality American College of Physician Executives ACS Surgical Outcomes Club AWARDS & ACCOLADES Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society 1974 Magna cum Laude, Bachelor of Science 1975 Best Surgical Intern, St. Mary's 1980 UCSF, Medical Student Teaching Award 6/15/2013 FORMS OF PAYMENT Cash, checks and major credit cards. INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Anthem Blue Cross of California Blue Shield of California Brown and Toland CIGNA Care1st Health Net Humana SCAN Health Plan UnitedHealthcare OFFICE HOURS Monday to Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM "
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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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58  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of San Francisco, B.S.,
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Texas, Galveston-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Texas, Galveston-M.D.
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • General Surgery-St. Marys Hospital-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Saint Marys Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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