Dr. Laurence J Heifetz, MD



Internal Medicine     -  California,  Truckee

 Overview

Dr. Laurence J Heifetz, MD works in Truckee, California is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated Wadsworth Va Hospital in 1973. Dr. Heifetz is affiliated with Tahoe Forest Hospital and practicing for 46 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Acute Rhinitis
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Aphasia
  • Arterial Dissections With Lentiginosis
  • Arterial Revascularization
  • Bilateral Cataracts
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carcinoma
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Demyelinating Disorders
  • Diseases Contagious from Safe Sex
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • External Ear Disorders
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Food Allergy - Codfish
  • Food Allergy - Fruit
  • Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Herbal Agent Adverse Reaction - Echinacea
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Lumbar Decompression Therapy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Mental Retardation, X-Linked Recessive - Macrocephaly - Ciliary Dysfunction
  • Metabolic Rate Testing
  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Muscle Hypotonia
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Neurofibromatosis, Type 2
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Outpatient and inpatient dialysis supervision and management [More]
  • Photosensitivity
  • Pleural Friction Rub
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Pneumonia Due to Pseudomonas
  • Post-Dysenteric Arthropathy
  • Prolactinoma
  • Retinoschisis, Autosomal Dominant
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Sigmoid Diverticulitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Lesion
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Spleen Neoplasm
  • Stitches
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • The provision of follow-up treatment for patients who have undergone kidney transplants
  • The provision of nutritional information for patients with kidney disease
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Warts

 Procedures

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vulvar Cancer

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 46

 State License

  • Texas

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Wadsworth Va Hospital

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Year completed: 1973

Fellowship Hospital


Md Anderson Tumor Institute

Houston, TX, USA

Year completed: 1979

 Awards

1   ASCO

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Tahoe Forest Cancer Center

10956 Donner Pass Road Suite 330
California (CA)
Truckee,
96161

  (530) 582-6450

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Tahoe Forest Cancer Center, 10956 Donner Pass Road Suite 330, Truckee, California (CA), 96161




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Basic PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Delta Health System
  • Employer Group HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Heritage Signature
  • Humana
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Pathway X Direct Access PPO
  • Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Select PPO
  • TriWest Champus
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Tahoe Forest Hospital photo


Tahoe Forest Hospital

10121 Pine Avenue California CA, Truckee, 96161

Tahoe Forest Hospital is a District Authority owned hospital located in Truckee, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 5 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 4 of 5 procedures.




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