Dr. Leland Housman, MD

Dr. Leland Housman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. Leland Housman, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1967 and specializes in general surgery.

3811 Valley Centre Dr # S

San Diego, CA 92130

Contact Information

(858) 764-9050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Varicose Veins
very high
more than 95% of peers
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 73% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Varicose Vein Procedure

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

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  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Meth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • University Calif San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Oregon
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Oreg Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Leland Housman, MD
I am so sorry to see dr Housman retire. His expertise and gentle bedside mannerism helped me immensely, (especially because I have a phobia to needles). He took all the stress out of my procedures and dealing with the insurance company for me. He will be missed!
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TK-United flight attendant – Jul 09, 2018
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I give him ZERO stars. I had a blood clot behind my knee in a superficial vein. He suggested that I do Sclerotherapy to remove the vein. I did and then also did it in my other leg on a different vein that was also having problems. They were done a month a part from each other. After a week or so...Read More
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San Diego, CA – Jun 29, 2017
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Dr Housman is extremely knowledgeable and a very skilled physician with a gentle bedside manner He took the time to explain the procedure. I wish I never waited, I was afraid to have it done! My legs are beautiful again
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Encinitas, ca – Dec 29, 2016
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