Dr. Thomas Paluch, MD

Dr. Thomas Paluch, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Thomas Paluch, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

4405 Vandever Ave

San Diego, CA 92120

Contact Information

(619) 528-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Paluch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colectomy
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more than 20% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 16% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
more than 12% of peers

Dr. Paluch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery

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.

Education

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paluch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Paluch does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Paluch and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Paluch's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paluch to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Paluch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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