Dr. Steve Laverson, MD

Dr. Steve Laverson, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
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Dr. Steve Laverson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

477 N El Camino Real Ste D304

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

(760) 753-6464

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas


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Wound Repair
more than 26% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Laverson "Dr. Laverson's Private Feel Beautiful Southern California Plastic Surgery Center is known among executives and professional entertainers as the destination for "stealth" plastic surgery, the creation of beautiful natural results that don't look like plastic surgery."


  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease


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.


  • United States Naval Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • UCLA Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • La County-Ucla-King-Drew Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Long Island Plastic Surgery Group
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Medical Center Of Central Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Rush University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • La County-Usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctors Award, Consumer Council of America, 2009, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Laverson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laverson to family and friends
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Dr. Laverson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr.Laverson is a genius! He believes in a very natural look and is a perfectionist! He wants you to be thrilled with your results. I am!! My husband could have had Medicare pay for his eyes to be done by another doctor. We paid out of pocket as Dr. Laverson was the only one we trusted a very wise...more
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