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Dr. Mary Kwaan, MD

General Surgery
3.9 (7)
Map Pin Small Santa Monica, CA
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Mary Kwaan, MD

Dr. Mary Kwaan, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery. They graduated from HARVARD UNIVERSITY / SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY and is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Kwaan an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Kwaan works at Practice in Santa Monica, CA with other offices in Los Angeles, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Anal or Rectal Pain and Pelvic Abscess along with other conditions at varying frequencies. 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. Kwaan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    University Cardiovascular Medical Group
    1304 15th St Ste 102, Santa Monica, CA 90404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 319-4080
  2. 2
    Ronald Reagan Ucla Medical Center
    757 Westwood Plz, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 825-4381
  3. 3
    Office
    100 Med Plz Ste 345, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 206-6279
  4. 4
    Office
    200 Medical Plz Ste 214, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 794-7788

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  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) Chevron Icon
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
Salpingo Oopherectomy Chevron Icon
Acute Bowel Infarction Chevron Icon
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Abdominoplasty Chevron Icon
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration Chevron Icon
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage Chevron Icon
Adjacent Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy Chevron Icon
Bladder Surgery Chevron Icon
Colectomy Laparoscopic Chevron Icon
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy Chevron Icon
Colostomy Chevron Icon
Cystotomy Chevron Icon
Destruction of Anal Tumor Chevron Icon
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn Chevron Icon
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) Chevron Icon
Excision of Anal Tags Chevron Icon
Excision of Rectal Tumor Chevron Icon
Fecal Impaction Removal Chevron Icon
Gallbladder Removal Chevron Icon
Gastrotomy Chevron Icon
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags Chevron Icon
Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) Chevron Icon
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Laparotomy Chevron Icon
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision Chevron Icon
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Port Placements or Replacements Chevron Icon
Proctectomy Chevron Icon
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal Chevron Icon
Sphincterotomy Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Mary Kwaan, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1588732911
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • HARVARD UNIVERSITY / SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Kwaan has seen patients for Anal or Rectal Pain and Pelvic Abscess, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kwaan on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Kwaan. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kwaan.

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