Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD

Save

General Surgery | Male

Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD
Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Difronzo is affiliated with Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center.

Learn about this doctor

Dr. Difronzo's Care Philosophy

Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

Dr. Difronzo's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Difronzo's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

54
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

42
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

    Visiting Dr. Difronzo

    Dr. Difronzo accepts 3 insurance carriers

    Dr. Difronzo is now accepting new patients

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Hospital Quality
    Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Difronzo has admitting privileges.

    Dr. Difronzo's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Difronzo to family and friends
    5.0
    based on 4 total reviews
    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
    Have you seen Dr. Louis Difronzo, MD?
    Are you Dr. Difronzo?
    Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

    Dr. Difronzo's Care Philosophy

    Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

    Dr. Difronzo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      What is a recognized doctor
    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Difronzo has no media or publications listed.

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

      What is medical malpractice
    • 0
      Sanctions

      No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      What is a sanction or disciplinary action
    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      What are board actions

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Difronzo's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Fracture
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallstones
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Liver Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery

      Graduated in 1993

    • Internship Hospital
      Kaiser Permanente Med Ctr

      Completed in 1994

    • Residency Hospital
      Kaiser Permanente Med Ctr

      Completed in 1998

    • Fellowship Hospital
      John Wayne Canc Inst

      Completed in 2000

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    Dr. Difronzo does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Difronzo and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Adrenalectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • 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
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hernia Repair
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Laparotomy
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    • Wound Repair