Female 60 years

Dr. Laura J Esserman, MD



General Surgery     -  California,  San Francisco

 Overview

Dr. Laura J Esserman, MD works in San Francisco, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Stanford University School Of Medicine in 1983. Dr. Esserman is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion, UCSF Medical Center and practicing for 34 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Skin Lesion

 Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

 Years Since Graduation

  • 34

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Stanford University School Of Medicine

Stanford, CA, United States

Graduated: 1983

 Awards

1   ASCO
2   ACS
3   CAM
4   SSO
5   CALGB
6   AMWA
7   AWS
8   PCSS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 UCSF Helen Diller Comprehnsv

1600 Divisadero Street
California (CA)
San Francisco,
94115

  (415) 353-9888

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



UCSF Helen Diller Comprehnsv, 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, California (CA), 94115



Map for Dr. Laura J Esserman, MD: 1600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, California, 94115


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Basic HMO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Delta Health System
  • Employer Group HMO
  • Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Local Access Plus HMO
  • LocalPlus
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PacifiCare HMO
  • Pathway X Direct Access PPO
  • Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Select Plus HMO
  • Select PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • WholeCare Network HMO

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 Affiliated Hospitals


UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion photo


UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion

1600 Divisadero Street California CA, San Francisco, 94115

UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion is a hospital located in San Francisco, CA.



UCSF Medical Center photo


UCSF Medical Center

505 Parnassus Avenue California CA, San Francisco, 94143

UCSF Medical Center is a Local Government owned hospital located in San Francisco, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 16 procedures.




  •  Latest reviews for General Surgery specialists

  • An excellent therapist. I Highly recommend Dr. Winkler. She is kind, caring, a good listener and trustworthy.
    09 June 2018, 08:18
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  • This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
    08 June 2018, 06:37
    (1)
  • On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...
    08 June 2018, 06:32
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