Dr. Kevin Rayls, MD

Dr. Kevin Rayls, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kevin Rayls, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

Mountain West Surgical

9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 242

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas


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

Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rayls has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleed

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Dr. Rayls' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rayls to family and friends
based on 31 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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  • 3
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Dr. Rayls' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Smug doctor, he had a poor ability to talk about my condition. Very disappointed. Went to two other general surgeons, and reinforced what I experienced.
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I went in for an umbilical hernia. During my initial consultation I asked a lot of questions about the mesh because it was something that was of concern to me. Dr. Rayl's seemed annoyed by my questions and very arrogant. I scheduled the surgery anyway because of time constraints with insurance....more
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I have had a Kidney Transplant@ UCLA, Back Surgery@UCSF, Hernia Repair UCLA, Dialysis Cath UCLA and had been told don't do any surgery in Vegas when I moved here 3 years ago..... I had a Hernia Repair done at the end of August 2017 with Dr. Kevin Rayls..... Very professional and gets the job done...more
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I am fortunate to have numerous options when selecting a physician/surgeon. Thus, I considered going UCLA, Stanford or Baptist Hospital in Houston with their remarkable surgeon staffs. Instead I selected Dr. Rayls and Southern Hills Hospital for my procedure - I was not disappointed - his...more
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Dr. Rayls and staff (Jessica) are the greatest. Dr. Rayls is laid back and willing to talk on a level that is very positive and easy to understand. His office staff (Jessica) tends to pre-op and post-op details with speed and efficiency. She went to bat for me by repeatedly contacting my family...more
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