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Dr. Nancy Louise Ascher MD and PHD is a female Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Transplant Surgery.
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Dr. Nancy Ascher has 2 office locations.
Ucsd Medical Group
521 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143

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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 (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nancy Ascher is Excellent. Dr. Ascher has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 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 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nancy Ascher, MD, PHD is board certified in Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 24 areas:
  • Biliary Tract Diseases
  • Blood Clot (Thrombosis)
  • Cancer Chemoembolization (Therapeutic Chemoembolization)
  • Esophageal and Gastric Varices
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Hepatic Encephalopathy
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Liver Cirrhosis (Alcoholic)
  • Liver Diseases
  • Liver Failure
  • Liver Failure (Acute)
  • Liver Removal (Hepatectomy)
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Lung Cancer
  • Organ Transplantation
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Education & Awards

Dr. Ascher graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. She has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Hepatectomy
Kidney Transplantation
Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma)
Liver Cancer (Liver Neoplasm)
Liver Diseases
Liver Transplantation
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Ascher has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • California Pacific Medical Center - Davies Campus 
  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 5 plans
  • Alameda Alliance for Health - 2 plans
  • Health Plan of San Joaquin - 4 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 17 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans

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Where does Dr. Nancy L. Ascher practice?
Dr. Nancy Ascher practices Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Transplant Surgery near San Francisco, CA.
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