Dr. Samuel Carvajal, MD

Dr. Samuel Carvajal, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Samuel Carvajal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Glendale, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

1560 E Chevy Chase Dr Ste 430

Glendale, CA 91206

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 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. Carvajal's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Aortic Dissection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carvajal treats Aortic Dissection more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Carvajal treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carvajal treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Carvajal treats this condition more than 73% 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
Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carvajal treats Vascular Disease more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Carvajal treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Carvajal's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Carcinoma in Situ
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Crohn's Disease
Cystectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
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
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Laparotomy
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroidectomy
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
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
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide our patients with compassionate and the best medical care possible.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Ca Sf School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1989
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Carvajal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Carvajal

3.5

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
56.25%
(18)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
6.25%
(2)
2 Stars
6.25%
(2)
1 Star
28.125%
(9)

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Dr. Carvajal is an okay doctor. I wish he would spend more time in the room with his patients before running out before we could ask any questions. As for his staff, they’re horrible. Today I had an appointment and they never called to let me know it was going to be canceled. I missed a day of work...Read More
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I found Dr Carvajal to be a caring, knowledgeable doctor He took the time with me to make sure I understood what was going on with me, his recommendation for treatment and his desire to make sure I was the patient and got what I needed to make an informed decision I ended up having 1/2 my...Read More
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I wish I could leave 0 stars. I took a good friend to a post op appt because she experienced some very painful issues after a biopsy She left his office crying. He was condescending, mocked her and advised her that her breast looked "beautiful". To say he has no bedside manner is an...Read More
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I was impressed by Dr. CARVAJAL's accumen at sizing up my situation and giving me the options. I selected the one that seemed best given my situayion which was hermia repair. The method he used allowed for a quick recovery following repair of several hernias discoveted during procedure. He had...Read More
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Dr. Carvajal is the best, loving, caring, professional doctor that I have ever met. He saved my life twice. First with colon cancer and after one year with the breast cancer. He is talented, professional, and knows his job very well. When my insurance did not want to pay for the surgery, because I...Read More
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Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
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
LACare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO