Dr. Michael Ditmars, MD

Dr. Michael Ditmars, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Michael Ditmars, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Marcos, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

400 Craven Rd

San Marcos, CA 92078

Contact Information

(619) 528-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
more than 73% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 54% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 14% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ditmars has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ditmars' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ditmars to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Ditmars' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Ditmars is a highly skilled surgeon. He took extra time during my parathyroidectomy to make sure my vocal cords weren't damaged. After surgery, in recovery, Dr. Ditmars clearly explained everything to my husband regarding my surgery and the outcome. Trust me when I say, Dr. Ditmars is a...more
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Met Dr Ditmars in the ER, I cannot speak to his skill as a doctor, this review is for his bedside manner, it's awful. When the news is death or death maybe be a little more kind to the people in the room who love the patient as well as the patient. You can deliver bad news gently as well as with a...more
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