Dr. Leland Housman, MD

Dr. Leland Housman, MD

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Age 76
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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

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Insurance Accepted

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

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Housman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Housman treats Varicose Veins more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Housman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Housman treats Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Housman treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Phlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Housman treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Housman treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Housman's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Thrombosis
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Housman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Housman

3.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Housman's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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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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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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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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