Dr. Shyam Dahiya, MD

Dr. Shyam Dahiya, MD

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71 y/o
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Dr. Shyam Dahiya, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lakewood, CA and has been practicing for 49 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

Dr. Shyam Dahiya, MD

3650 South St Ste 412

Lakewood, CA 90712
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Insurance Accepted

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

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. Dahiya's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Appendicitis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dahiya treats Appendicitis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Dahiya treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Umbilical Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dahiya treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Dahiya treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Colectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dahiya performs Colectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Dahiya performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Dahiya's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Obesity
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Robotic-Assisted Revisional Bariatric Surgery
Robotic-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Shyam L. Dahiya, M.D. has more than 20 years of experience in bariatric and general surgery as a leader in his field and is dedicated to bringing his patients in Carson, Lakewood, and the Long Beach areas of California the best surgical results. As ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1972
    Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1972
  • 1969
    Government Medical College Chandigarh, Punjab University
    Medical School
    1969

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dahiya's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dahiya

3.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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A friend recommend Dr. Dahiya and it was the best decision i ever made. He just recently did a procedure and i am very pleased with my results. This Dr. saved my life all of my previous medical problems have all but disolved. After my procedure he was at the hospital until 10 pm that night...Read More
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He changed my life and without him and his team I'd still be obese and overweight but most of all of be self conscious and I wouldn't be able to tie my shoes. Thank you for the fast transition. I got surgery over 2 years ago and this time around I had another surgery and it went well. And they have...Read More
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I came to this office while my wife was in the pharmacy ..I asked a couple of questions and I felt maybe I can be a good candidate for surgery. Made the appointment and going through all the tests necessary and going to a nutritionist,ekg done.I had my surgery 2 weeks ago. 1st week I was...Read More
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Dr Dahiya and Staff have been an absolute Amazing Team. Amelia went through every step with me before my bypass and though I still had questions she was always portable by cellphone. Having this surgery has changed my life. I followed every direction given to me. Pre-op and post op instructions are...Read More
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Worst surgeon I ever had. That is why he got got 3.9 out of 5 on reviews, bedside mannor is lacking, is no where to be found at times, doesn't want to be bothered post op. Go to doctor Joseph naim instead. Donot do this procedure with dahiya, hospital is very lacking.. I have had no food or water...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
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Molina Healthcare

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