Dr. William Verlenden, MD

General Surgery  |  
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Age 72
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Dr. William Verlenden, MD
Dr. William Verlenden, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Monterey, CA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Verlenden is affiliated with Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.

Monterey County Surgical Associates

2 Upper Ragsdale Dr Ste B230

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 649-0808

Dr. William Verlenden, MD

Dr. William Verlenden, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Delta Health System
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • 4 More

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Dr. Verlenden's Experience

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Dr. Verlenden's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Puncture Aspiration

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Uc Davis/Martinez Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Verlenden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Verlenden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Verlenden to family and friends
4.8
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Verlenden's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Monterey |
Dr Verlenden, although very educated and experienced in surgery, does not have a pleasant bedside manner with patients. If you want a surgeon who listens to you, completely explains your options in a manner that you can understand and expresses personal care for your situation, Dr Verlanden is not a good choice. Dr Hyde and Dr Chang in the same surgical group are recommended.
in Monterey, CA |
excellent doctor, excellent bedside manner all-around good guy
in Fairbanks, AK |
I first learned about Dr. Verlenden through my insurance company and BridgeHealth. I live in Alaska and for some reason the local facilities in AK think they should charge double for what a procedure coasts in the rest of the United States. I did some research and found that Dr. Verlenden was a preferred provider with my insurance company. I also looked over all of his reviews. I flew down to Ca on a Sunday, met Dr. Verlenden and his staff on Monday, all of them were very friendly with a great
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Dr. Verlenden accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Delta Health System
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • National Elevator
  • Tricare
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Verlenden has admitting privileges

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
23625 Holman Hwy
Monterey, CA 93940
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