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Dr. Eric Walter Fonkalsrud MD is a male Surgeon and practices in Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud has 3 office locations.
UCLA Medical Center
10833 Le Conte Ave
Westwood, Los Angeles, CA 90095

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud is Excellent. Dr. Fonkalsrud has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 23 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Castration (Orchiectomy)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Crohn Disease
  • Esophageal Atresia
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Funnel Chest (Pectus Excavatum)
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Hirschsprung Disease
  • Ileostomy
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Polyps
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Osteotomy
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy
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Education & Awards

Dr. Fonkalsrud graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux)
Colectomy
Ileostomy
Restorative Proctocolectomy
Ulcerative Colitis

Affiliations

Dr. Fonkalsrud has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 
  • UCLA Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Fonkalsrud accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • LA Care Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Eric W. Fonkalsrud practice?
Dr. Eric Fonkalsrud practices Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Surgeons, Los Angeles Pediatric Surgeons, and Los Angeles Cardiothoracic Surgeons.