General SurgeryGeneral surgery - one of the large sections of surgery in which study the basics of diseases of surgical character, is developed new approaches and methods of surgical treatment, without the introduction at a particular manifestation of certain diseases and technical features rare operations.
- California, Santa Barbara
Dr. Hewitt R Lang, MD works in
Santa Barbara, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Suny Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1972. Dr. Lang is affiliated with Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and practicing for 45 years
Experience and Qualifications
Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Fear of Getting Married
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
Monoclonal Gammopathy of Uncertain Significance
Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
Vertebral Artery Occlusion
Biopsy of Breast
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a hospital located in Santa Barbara, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 8 of 16 procedures.
Specialists in General Surgery Santa Barbara (CA):
Dr. Donald T Rink, MD works in
Santa Barbara, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Boston University School Of Medicine in 1971. Dr. Rink is affiliated with Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and practicing for 46 years
Dr. David S Thoman, MD works in
Santa Barbara, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Umdnj/rwjms. Dr. Thoman is affiliated with Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and practicing for 23 years
Dr. James T Dunn, MD works in
Santa Barbara, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Usc in 1978. Dr. Dunn is affiliated with Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital and practicing for 39 years
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