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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ronald Edelson is Excellent. Dr. Edelson has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ronald Edelson, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Cosmetic Surgery (Aesthetic Procedures)

Education & Awards

Dr. Edelson graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Edelson has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ronald Jay Edelson MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Ronald J. Edelson practice?
Dr. Ronald Edelson has 1 office location.
Dr. Ronald Edelson practices Plastic Surgery near San Diego, CA.
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