Dr. Michael Bouvet, MD

Dr. Michael Bouvet, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Michael Bouvet, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

9300 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bouvet performs Thyroid Lobectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bouvet performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Parathyroidectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bouvet performs Parathyroidectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bouvet performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Minimally-Invasive Parathyrodectomy
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bouvet treats Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bouvet treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia

Dr. Bouvet's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Michael Bouvet, MD, is a board-certified surgeon who specializes in endocrine surgery and surgical oncology. He is the director of Endocrine Surgery and co-director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Unit at UC San Diego Health. Dr. Bouvet’s exper...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
MD Anderson Cancer Ctr-U Texas
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University Of California, San Diego
Residency Hospital
1990
University Of California, San Diego
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Washington School Of Medicine
Medical School
1998
1995
1990
1989

Awards

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Wonderful, excellent, very experienced surgeon! Has the best bedside manners. Respectful of patients. Excellent listener and answers all questions. He performed my total thyroidectomy and it went very well. Highly recommend.
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Highly recommend Dr. Bouvet.
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I had a very successful surgery today with Dr. Bouvet. Before the surgery, he had called me several times and make sure all of the exam and test done the right way. He tried so hard to make sure my surgery well. Thank you so much! Dr. Bouvet
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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