Dr. Pamela Lewis, MD

Dr. Pamela Lewis, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Pamela Lewis, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in general surgery and breast surgery.

Pamela P Lewis MD

1 Shrader St Ste 400

San Francisco, CA 94117
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Breast Pain
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Lewis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lewis "I am a general surgeon specializing in both benign and malignant diseases of the breast. My job is to educate women about their own specific type of disease. If that is cancer then I am there to help them through and to make informed choices that are best for them."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Carcinoma in Situ

6  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy

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.


  • University Of Ca
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • St Mary's Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Marys Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • National Tumor Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Pamela Lewis, MD
I like this doctor very much.. She was referred to me by Dr. Wendy Zeng. I have had breast cancer and have had a lumpectomy of the left breast.. I am very pleased because they keep on top of the subject and they let me know if there is anything out of the ordinary, especially since Cancer runs in...Read More
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Alice Kolar in South San Francisco, CA – Feb 23, 2017
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she never rushes you, makes you feel you are her only patient. she is kind and caring, and a great surgeon. I had breast cancer 8 years ago and she still sees me yearly, it brings me peace of mind. I would recommend her to everyone!
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Debbie M in San Mateo, CA – Apr 07, 2016
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