Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD

Hospice & Palliative MedicineFemaleAge 64

Dr. Laurencin
Accepting new patients

Laurence Personal Physicians

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 over 39 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine medical school in 1982. She is affiliated with Dominican Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Laurencin to book an appointment.

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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:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hypertension
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mole Removal
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Wart Removal
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Laurencin accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze 60 D HDHP (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Bronze 60 HDHP (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze 60 HDHP AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA EPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold 80 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Gold 80 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Minimum Coverage EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Laurencin's Reviews

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4.4

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Care Philosophy

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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

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Laurencin's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Laurencin frequently treats Osteoporosis, Osteopenia, and Hypertension. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Laurencin treats.

Where is Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD's office located?

Dr. Laurencin's office is located at 634 Frederick St, Santa Cruz, CA 95062. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD speak?

Dr. Laurencin speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Mercedes Laurencin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Laurencin has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Practice

Laurence Personal Physicians634 Frederick St Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Laurencin Personal Physicians634 Frederick St Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Laurencin is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Dominican Hospital

Santa Cruz, CA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

1 Award Received