Dr. Tom Mahendra, MD

Dr. Tom Mahendra, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
Dr. Tom Mahendra, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lancaster, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Colombo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in general surgery.

1331 W Avenue J Ste 203

Lancaster, CA 93534

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 92% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 87% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 84% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Mahendra does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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60  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Colombo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Einstein Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Tex Heart Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Tom Mahendra, MD
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DR. Naren, is the most caring and loving Dr who takes time with you to explain all your medical concerns,and he will take great care of you I have, been going to him for over 5 years and I wouldn't want anyone else,so if your looking to change your Dr.then hes the one you need to get,hes truly a...Read More
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My wife had an abdominal wall repair (thought to be a hernia until surgery) with Dr. Mahendra at Antelope Valley Hospital. Once we had to reschedule (3 days max). 3 times since then she has been rescheduled and it has now been 7 weeks without a follow-up. When asked they denied that she had even...Read More
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No follow up at the actual surgery institute. The office couldn't get me in for 3 weeks after. Tried to schedule my follow up no call back when I left messages also very rude and dismissive. When I got to the office he didn't even show up on time for work he showed up 30 minutes after my...Read More
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