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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nicholas Saenz is Good. Dr. Saenz has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nicholas Saenz, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

Education & Awards

Dr. Saenz graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Pediatric Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Saenz has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • Children's Hospital - San Diego 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Nicholas Christopher Saenz MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Nicholas C. Saenz practice?
Dr. Nicholas Saenz has 3 office locations.
Dr. Nicholas Saenz practices Pediatric Surgery near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Escondido, CA and Encinitas, CA.
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