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Dr. Marc Sedwitz, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Sedwitz

Dr. Marc Sedwitz, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine-M.D. in 1978 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.


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(858) 452-0306

Dr. Sedwitz accepts the following insurance:

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

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Venous Compression
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sedwitz treats Venous Compression more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Sedwitz treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sedwitz performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Sedwitz performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sedwitz performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Sedwitz performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery

Dr. Sedwitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression

About Me

Biography

"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,...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Sedwitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sedwitz

4.5

Based on 13 reviews

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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Working on some post operation corrective issues now. Three years of being able to still walk and function normally have been wonderful and I love my personal interactions with him. His staff, led by Rae Richards, is compassionate and efficient and constantly monitors my post-op condition.
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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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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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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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Locations

Pacific Coast Vascular and General Surgery

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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