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Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OB/GYN)
38 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(23)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence Platt is Excellent. Dr. Platt has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2272727272727 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.2272727272727 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1818181818182 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.2
  • Currently 3.1578947368421 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lawrence Platt, MD is board certified in Maternal & Fetal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Aneuploidy
  • Birth Defects or Abnormalities (Congenital Abnormalities)
  • Breech Presentation
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Down Syndrome
  • Fetal Diseases
  • Fetal Erythroblastosis
  • Gynecologic disorders
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hydrops Fetalis
  • Menopause
  • Obstetric Labor Complications
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Premature Labor
  • Prenatal Care
  • Prolonged Pregnancy
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Platt graduated from Wayne State University, Detroit. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Birth Defects or Abnormalities (Congenital Abnormalities)
Down Syndrome
Fetal Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Mid-City West
Obstetrician & Gynecologist

Affiliations

Dr. Platt has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 
  • USC Norris Cancer Hospital 

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Lawrence David Platt MD is a male Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Maternal & Fetal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Lawrence D. Platt practice?
Dr. Lawrence Platt has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lawrence Platt practices Maternal & Fetal Medicine near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Obstetricians & Gynecologists.