Dr. Phillip Bretz, MD

Dr. Phillip Bretz, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Phillip Bretz, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Quinta, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1973 and specializes in general surgery, complex general surgical oncology, and more.

78034 Calle Barcelona Ste B

La Quinta, CA 92253

Contact Information

(760) 771-4939

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bretz does not have any board certifications listed.

7  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases

6  Procedures

  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cryoablation
  • Cryoablation of Breast Cancer
  • Lumpectomy

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

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  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bretz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bretz to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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  • 1

Dr. Bretz'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 (1)

I just took my son to Dr. Bretz for a 4 month check up at 1695 S San Jacinto Ave a, San Jacinto, CA 92583 If there was a 0 i would give him a 0. He came into the room and dis not even introduce himself checked his heart and left within 1 min. Nurse came in and did what she needed to do. Here i am...more
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