Dr. Stanley Klein, MD

Dr. Stanley Klein, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Stanley Klein, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in critical care surgery.Read his story

Matthew Gemp, DMD, PLLC

1000 W Carson St

Torrance, CA 90502
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Klein's Experience

Dr. Klein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Klein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Klein "Stanley Klein M.D., F.A.C.S. is a physician at Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California. Dr. Klein is Board Certified in general, vascular, and critical surgical care and is a surgical weight loss specialist. For more than 20 years, Dr. Klein helped obese patients with every aspect of their surgical weight loss journey. Dr. Klein is highly regarded as a physician who truly cares about providing the best in patient care. These are some of the procedures/diseases that Doctor Klein treats: Bariatric Surgery, a Benign or Malignant disease of the foregut (Esophagus, Liver, Pancreas, Stomach), Complicated hernia repair involving the abdominal wall, Hepatic Surgery, Revisional Bariatric Surgery, Soft tissue tumor, and Melanoma. His Specialties include: General Surgery Specialist Bariatric Surgery Specialist Laparoscopic Open Revisional Surgery Specialist Education: The university of California | Bachelor of Science, 1970 | Magna Cum Laude Honors | Los Angeles, CA The university of California | Doctor of Medicine, 1976 | San Diego, CA Internship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center | Doctor of Medicine, 1976-1977 | Torrance, CA Residency: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center | General Surgery, 1977-1981 | Torrance, CA Fellowship: University of California, Los Angeles | Nucleic Acid Research, 1970-1971 | Los Angeles Harbor-UCLA Medical Center | Vascular Surgery, 1981-1982 | Torrance, CA Certifications / Memberships: American Board of Surgery | Recertified, General Surgery, 2000 | Recertified, Surgical Critical Care, 1995 | Recertified, Vascular Surgery, 1995 Fellow & Governor, American College of Surgeons "


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1  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Klein does not have any board certifications listed.

17  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Klein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Klein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klein to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Klein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes
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