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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lester Machado is Good. Dr. Machado has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Maxillofacial Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Machado graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)


Dr. Machado has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Lester Machado DDS, DMD, and MD is a male Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Surgeon & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Where does Dr. Lester Machado practice?
Dr. Lester Machado has 2 office locations.
Dr. Lester Machado practices Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Surgeon & Maxillofacial Surgery near San Diego, CA.
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