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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Murugan Athigaman is Excellent. Dr. Athigaman has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Murugan Athigaman, BS, MBBS, MD is board certified in Surgery and Vascular Surgery.

Education & Awards

Dr. Athigaman graduated from Stanley Medical College, Chennai. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Athigaman has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Carlsbad Medical Center 
  • Artesia General Hospital 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Murugan Athigaman BS, MBBS, and MD is a male Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Murugan Athigaman practice?
Dr. Murugan Athigaman has 1 office location.
Dr. Murugan Athigaman practices Surgery and Vascular Surgery near Carlsbad, NM.
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