Dr. Samuel Ahn, MD

Dr. Samuel Ahn, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Samuel Ahn, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1978 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

1082 Glendon Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90024

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • LACare
  • 2 More

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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. Ahn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahn treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ahn treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Brachial Plexus Palsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahn treats Brachial Plexus Palsy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ahn treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ahn treats Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Ahn treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Ahn's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

Using minimally invasive techniques, Dr. Ahn treats: Carotid artery disease Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) Thoracic aortic aneurysms Lower extremity bypass and limb salvage Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Hyperhidrosis

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1986
Vascular Surgery-University Of California Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Nih Research Fellow In Surgical Oncology, Division Of Oncology, Department Of Surgery-Ucla School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1979
UCLA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
1986
1984
1982
1979
1978

Awards

Dr. Ahn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ahn

3.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
58.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(3)

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I am retired Police Officer who has a very serious vascular illness. I had seen a Dr. at USC who was irresponsible and wanted to do surgery immediately. What a deadly mistake that would of been. I found Dr. Ahn to be excellent. He read all of my records, asked me questions and allowed me to ask...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
LACare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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