Dr. Phillip Dickinson, MD

Dr. Phillip Dickinson, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Phillip Dickinson, MD is a general surgery specialist in La Mesa, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

8554 La Mesa Blvd

La Mesa, CA 91942

Contact Information

(619) 464-4469

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Dr. Dickinson's Experience

Dr. Dickinson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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.


  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dickinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dickinson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dickinson to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Dickinson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Jamul, Calif.
I would recommend this Dr. With the highest regard..He makes you feel like you've been friends forever,he is very professional, the same goes for his staff. He really listens and makes you feel you are important....as far as I am concerned his professional knowledge saved my life..... I give him...more
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Dr. Dickenson and his staff are absolutely amazing. They are kind, caring, and very thoughtful of their patients. Nurse Mary always makes you feel welcomed with genuine care from the time you walk to the time you leave, and with the follow up calls.
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in La mesa, ca
Great experience- dr Dickinson thoroughly explained the procedure and took time to answer all questions and concerns. His office staff was very quick in getting me answers and dealing with my insurance. Thank u for the great results, I appreciate how down to earth he is and how genuine he is.
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in El Cajon, CA
My friend was already going through hell and this guy did not help one bit. There was dumb choices made by this so called professional. My friend went there to get treatment to feel better, not to argue about what needs to be done or how much money you can pull off the insurance company. In...more
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in CA
Worst surgeon his quick to take the money !!! Be ware people I have been in a lot of pain for over 6 months now don't go threw the same mistake as I did
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