Dr. Robert Cameron, MD

Dr. Robert Cameron, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Robert Cameron, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

10780 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 100

Los Angeles, CA 90025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cameron's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pleural Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cameron treats Pleural Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cameron treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cameron performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Cameron performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cameron performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cameron performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cameron's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Cameron, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1984 and specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1994
New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
UCLA Hospital and Clin
Residency Hospital
1989
National Institute Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
1985
UCLA Hospital and Clin
Internship Hospital
1984
David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
Medical School
1994
1992
1989
1985
1984

Awards

Dr. Cameron's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cameron

4.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(10)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Run as fast as U can. My mom was diagnosed in July, had surgery in September and passed in December. Dr Cameron is a control freak and will not let any other doctors or nurses advise on care. Everyone at UCLA is scared of him and they don’t advocate for the patient. He does not believe in checking...Read More
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Dr. Cameron removed the upper left lobe of my lung because of cancer. I have been his patient now for over 6 years and I can emphatically say that he is a gifted, dedicated and personable doctor. I am so thankful that he was referred to me by my friends and I travel 3 hours to see him.
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