Dr. Pavel Petrik, MD

Dr. Pavel Petrik, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Pavel Petrik, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lancaster, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1991 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

1331 W Avenue J Ste 203

Lancaster, CA 93534

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 73% of peers
Lung Surgery
more than 46% of peers
Varicose Veins
more than 43% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis


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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 1991
  • Tx Heart Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petrik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Czech

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petrik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petrik to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Petrik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I don't write reviews. This time I'm grateful for Doctor Petrik.. My wife ended up at Antelope Valley Hospital The best hospital I have ever been to, friendly staff all in all a great group of people. once There she was diagnosed with Cute appendicitis. Doctor Petrik, Took Good care of my wife....more
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I've worked with him professionally and he is superb! I've been able to schedule appointments with his staff with ease.
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Respectful, knowledgeable, good surgeon. Actually listens to his patients. Displays actual warmth and caring towards people.
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