Dr. Matthew Lublin, MD

Dr. Matthew Lublin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Matthew Lublin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 1170W

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 828-2212

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lublin "Matthew Lublin is a board-certified general surgeon, specializing in minimally invasive surgery.. Dr. Matthew Lublin prides his practice on safety first, and personalized & individualized patient care. He offers concierge service to all patients and is available 24/7 for you before and after surgery."

5  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

53  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Esophageal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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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

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  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Mount Sinai Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mount Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • David Dreilling Award for Academic Excellence, 2003
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Matthew Lublin, MD
I can't possibly recommend Dr. Lublin highly enough. He's beyond fabulous. I had a ruptured appendix, and my internist contacted him to do an emergency appendectomy. It wasn't easy (my appendix was in an odd spot - high rather than low, and buried under my entire colon). Most surgeons would have...Read More
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L. Aviva Diamond in Los Angeles, CA – Jun 16, 2017
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I had multiple hernia surgery in late 2016. I was able to get into Dr. Lublin's office quickly--the office is very well run, with the front office staff being extremely polite, expedient and answering several rounds of questions, they were great. Surgery went great, I healed well with virtually...Read More
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Gabe Bischof in Topanga, CA – Apr 12, 2017
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Dr. Lublin is a top-notch surgeon. He performed an inguinal hernia repair laparoscopically and the recovery and healing process was quick and with very little discomfort. Although pain meds were prescribed none were needed (and I took none) postoperatively. I would recommend this physician without...Read More
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Drbob111 in Studio City, CA – Mar 15, 2017
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Dr. Lublin was great at explaining the procedure to me and what to expect at the office visit. Appointments were easy to schedule and scheduling the surgery was easy as well. Everything went well and exceeded my expectations. Thanks to Dr. Lublin, I healed quickly and was able to get back to my...Read More
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Richard L. in Los Angeles, CA – Jan 21, 2016
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Dr. Lublin identified the problem that other doctors couldn't find right away and had an answer for me within days. Appointments are quick and Dr. Lublin is a very efficient doctor and surgeon. Highly recommended.
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Rob Traegler in Los Angeles, CA – Jan 21, 2016
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