Dr. Steven Freshman, MD

Dr. Steven Freshman, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Steven Freshman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

1425 S Main St

Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Contact Information

(925) 295-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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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. Freshman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freshman performs Colectomy more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Freshman performs this procedure more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freshman performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Freshman performs this procedure more than 40% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freshman treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Freshman treats this condition more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Freshman's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
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
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Freshman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Uc Davis Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Uc Davis Med Center
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1987
1986

Awards

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5.0

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I had a wonderful experience with this surgeon. His demeanor is caring and calm.
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Saw Dr. Freshman at Kaiser in Walnut Creek for total colectomy and ileoanal J-pouch reconstruction. I had a lot of complications but he handled them all well. This was 6 yrs ago and the reconstruction is still holding. Could not of had a better surgeon to communicate with or treat my condition.
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