Dr. Sophia Hom, MD

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General Surgery | Female

1245 Wilshire Blvd Ste 804 Los Angeles, CA 90017 Get Directions
Dr. Sophia Hom, MD

Dr. Sophia Hom, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Los Angeles, CA. She is 58 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

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    Dr. Hom's Reviews

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    5.0
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    Dr. Hom's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      Under 10 minutes
    Patient Comments (1)
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    dr hom was the best dr and very caring and friendly and i think of her often and thank the lord for her delbert johnson from fort dodge iowa
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    Dr. Hom'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 and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Thrombosis
    • Vascular Disease

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Chicago Pritzker School Med

      Graduated in 1983

    • Residency Hospital
      In University

      Completed in 1998

      Mayo Clinic Rochester

      Completed in 1988

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Denver Chldns Hospital

      Completed in 1999

      National Cancer Institute

      Completed in 1991

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese, Mandarin

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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Heart Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy