Dr. Tamir Keshen, MD

Dr. Tamir Keshen, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tamir Keshen, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery, pediatric critical care surgery, and more.

California Pediatric Surgical Group

5350 Hollister Ave Ste F

Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CenCal Health
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gold Coast Health Plan
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medi-Cal
  • MetLife
  • Seaview IPA

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Care Philosophy

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4  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric Critical Care Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Appendicitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pyloric Stenosis

9  Procedures

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Alabama Childrens Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Ia Hosp and Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keshen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keshen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keshen to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Keshen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Keshen is an incredibly talented surgeon. The physical, cosmetic and psychological benefits of my son's surgery were life changing. He has a very patient and supportive demeanor, explaining the procedure clearly to us and our son. He respected a nervous mom's feelings and allowed us time to...more
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Dr. Keshen and his staff are like family to us now!! After a year of surgical treatment, my son is doing great!! He has always taken very good care of us and I would recommend him to anyone with a child facing surgery. He has saved my son's life!! He gave him back his teenage years! I cannot say...more
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Dr. Keshen is the best! Upon first meeting him he is confident, but not arrogant. He truly knows his field and is wonderful with patients and their parents! I cannot recommend him enough. He performed my sons hernia operation, something I dreaded since he was two months old. As soon as I met...more
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