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Dr. Amy Kusske, MD

General Surgery*
4.8 (16)
Map Pin Small Santa Monica, CA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Amy Kusske, MD

Dr. Amy Kusske, MD is a General Surgeon in Santa Monica, CA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO and is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kusske an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Kusske works at Practice in Santa Monica, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kusske's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Santa Monica Breast Care
    1223 16th St Ste 3100, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (424) 259-8791
  2. 2
    Santa Monica Radiation Oncology
    1223 16th St Ste 1100, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (424) 259-8859
  3. 3
    UCLA Medical Center-Santa Monica
    1250 16th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (424) 259-9320
  4. 4
    UCLA Health Nurse Midwives In Santa Monica
    1245 16th St Ste 312, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (424) 259-8791

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  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital

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    • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
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    4.8
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    About Dr. Amy Kusske, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1598743700
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Amy Kusske, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kusske is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Kusske. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kusske.

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