Dr. Maria Stapfer, MD

Dr. Maria Stapfer, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Maria Stapfer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

1510 San Pablo St Ste 412

Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Stapfer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pancreatic Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stapfer treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Stapfer treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stapfer treats Abdominal Disorders more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Stapfer treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stapfer performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Stapfer performs this procedure more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Stapfer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Maria Stapfer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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I am forever grateful to Dr. Maria Stapfer. In Aug 2018, she performed one of the most difficult surgeries on me at Hoag. It lasted 9 hours. Due to her expert skill, I now have the opportunity to lead a long, enjoyable life rather than succumbing to cancer. She is thorough, professional, caring....Read More
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Maria Stapfer performed my Whipple surgery and I have done amazingly well. I have become aware of the many problems post Whipple patients have and I haven’t. I am thankful I was placed in her hands!
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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