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Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum), Surgical Specialist
27 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (24)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Phillip Fleshner is Good. Dr. Fleshner has been reviewed by 50 patients who have provided 24 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.5
Spends Time with Me 3.6
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Phillip Fleshner, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Anus Diseases
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ileostomy
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Fleshner graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Crohn Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Fleshner has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 
  • Centinela Hospital Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Phillip Robert Fleshner MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Phillip R. Fleshner practice?
Dr. Phillip Fleshner has 2 office locations.
Dr. Phillip Fleshner practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
Additional practice locations include: West Hollywood, CA.
See Los Angeles Colorectal Surgeons and Los Angeles Surgeons.