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Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine •  Female • Age 63

  5 Reviews
Dr. Laurencin
634 Frederick St Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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(831) 421-9535

Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in hospice & palliative medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Low wait times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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(831) 421-9535

Dr. Laurencin accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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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. Laurencin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Biopsy
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • High Cholesterol
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Immunization
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Joint Injection
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mole Removal
  • Nausea
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Perimenopause
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Wart Removal
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Laurencin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Laurencin

4.4

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Across the country, patients are joining exceptional medical practices that emphasize high quality, high convenience, and patient-centered healthcare. Patients pay an annual fee to receive superior service, prompt access, outstanding primary care, an...

Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

Education

1990
Ucsf/San Francisco Genl
Residency Hospital
1983
University Of California San Francisco
Internship Hospital
1982
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
Brown University / Alpert Medical School
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

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Dominican Hospital

Santa Cruz, CA

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)