Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD

Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD

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Age 50
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Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California School Of Medicine-Irvine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

4760 W Sunset Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
normal
more than 56% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 45% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 21% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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48  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • 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

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

  • University Of California School Of Medicine-Irvine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Kaiser Permanente Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Kaiser Permanente Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • John Wayne Canc Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Difronzo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Difronzo's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Difronzo to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Difronzo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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