Dr. Laurence Pearl, MD

Dr. Laurence Pearl, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Laurence Pearl, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

510 Superior Ave Ste 200G

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

(949) 791-6767

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 5% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Pearl's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

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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

  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Oregon Health Sciences University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Oregon Health Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pearl has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pearl's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pearl to family and friends
11 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Pearl's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Wasn't finished with my review. Because of the valve removal, I've got chronic pancreatitis, and extreme gerd. Why didn't you inform me what I was to expect? All food backs up on me, and not eating creates havoc as well. My mother died from pancreatic cancer, so it's in my family. Your bedside...more
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THIS DOCTOR HAS SHOWN HIMSELF TO BE VERY DISRESPECTFUL TO HIS PATIENTS. I ARRIVED AT 8:50 AM FOR A 9:00 APPOINTMENT ALONG WITH AT LEAST 2 OTHER PATIENTS. THOUGH I WAS SHOWN TO A ROOM QUICKLY, AFTER WAITING UNTIL 9:40, LARRY STILL HADN'T ARRIVED, NOR DID HIS NURSE KNOW WHERE HE WAS, OR WHAT TIME...more
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Horrible service. Do not come here. They make it super difficult for patients to make appointment since he only works on Thursday. When you are finally lucky enough to get one they cancel it 30 minutes before your appointment time. What kind of service is that. I have a lump in my breast that has...more
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Earlier this month I needed emergency abdominal surgery on a Sunday night at Hoag Hospital. I am eternally grateful that Dr. Pearl was my surgeon. Having 20 minutes to prepare for surgery was scary but Dr. Pearl's demeanor and the attention he gave to addressing my medical needs made me feel safe,...more
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Absolutely fabulous. Meticulous.
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