Dr. Marc Sedwitz, MD

Dr. Marc Sedwitz, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Marc Sedwitz, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine-M.D. in 1978 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.Read his story

9850 Genesee Ave Ste 780

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 452-0306

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
high
more than 86% of peers
Carotid Ultrasound
normal
more than 48% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
more than 40% of peers

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Dr. Sedwitz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sedwitz "Marc M. Sedwitz is a Surgeon - Vascular Surgery, Surgeon - General practicing in La Jolla, CA. Started practicing 1983. HOSPITAL AFFILIATION Scripps La Jolla Hospital, Scripps Encinitas, Scripps Pomerado FORMS OF PAYMENT Master Card, Visa, cash, checks INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Cross Blue Shield of California Blue Shield of California Cigna Commercial Insurance Company Coventry Health Care First Health (Coventry Health Care) Health Net Humana Molina Healthcare MultiPlan National Elevator Sharp Health Plan UnitedHealthCare Wells Fargo Insurance WEBSITE pacificcoastvascularcom "

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Secondary Hypertension

22  Procedures

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Ny Hospital Cornell Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • General Surgery-New York Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vascular Surgery-University Of California, San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sedwitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sedwitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sedwitz

4.5

Based on 12 reviews

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I had hernia surgery with Dr. Sedwitz. It was one of the worst experiences of my life. In spite of pleading with his office to provide post-op pain mediation prescriptions for weeks in advance I still had none on the morning of the surgery. I live alone and had no one to rely on. In post-op the...Read More
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David in Lombardi – Jan 26, 2018
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I met Dr Sedwitz when I was in the hospital and I needed surgery. He is very attentive, compassionate and professional. I was very pleased with the care that I got from him in the hospital and also his nurse practitioner post surgery. I highly recommend both of these professionals!
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William Steyn in Oceanside, CA – Dec 14, 2017
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Great bedside manner, didn't feel rushed like a herd of cattle. Not knife happy. Friendly yet very professional. I highly recommend him.
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P Pedersen in Santee, CA – Jan 12, 2016
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