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About Dr. Gerald Lipshutz
Dr. Gerald Lipshutz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA, with other offices in Los Angeles, CA and San Francisco, CA . He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Transplant Surgery. Dr. Lipshutz is affiliated with University of California - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Gerald Lipshutz has the following 2 specialties
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
- Transplant Surgery
Transplant surgeons are trained to transplant organs from donors, whether living or deceased, to the patients in need. This includes liver, lung, heart, intestine, pancreas and kidney transplants as well as tissue, bone marrow and cornea transplants. Kidney disease, diabetes, cystic fibrosis and serious infections are just a few reasons you might need a transplant.
Your surgeon will consult with you prior to the operation for a pre-transplant evaluation and they will see you through your healing process to ensure you have no complications. Some surgeons get additional training and education on pediatric transplants to provide special care to children.
- Gene Therapy
- Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
- Liver Diseases
- Liver Transplantation
- Pancreas Transplantation
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr Lipshutz is phenomenal in every way. His knowledge, skill, bedside manner,and thoughtfulness are extraordinary. It is not possible to find a better surgeon/ physician than Dr. Lipshutz. He instills a trust and confidence like no other. I feel safe under his care and am confident that his hands are the best ones to be in!!
Dr. Lipshutz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
University of California - Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center
20 Years Experience
University of California at Los Angeles
Graduated in 1993
Dr. Gerald Lipshutz accepts the following insurance providers.
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