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Dr. Samuel Eisenstein, MD

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16 years of experience

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Dr. Samuel Eisenstein, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery. They graduated from TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED and is affiliated with UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest.

Dr. Eisenstein works at Moores Cancer Center in La Jolla, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Anal or Rectal Pain, Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) and Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

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    Ucsd Heath Care
    3855 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 833-2200

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  • UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest

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Anal or Rectal Pain
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags

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Anal or Rectal Pain Chevron Icon
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) Chevron Icon
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags Chevron Icon
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System Chevron Icon
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
Colorectal Cancer Chevron Icon
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Crohn's Disease Chevron Icon
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) Chevron Icon
Excision of Rectal Tumor Chevron Icon
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal Chevron Icon
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
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Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures) Chevron Icon
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Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor Chevron Icon
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Colon Cancer Chevron Icon
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Colon Polyp Chevron Icon
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy Chevron Icon
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
Destruction of Anal Tumor Chevron Icon
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) Chevron Icon
Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
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Gynecologic Cancer Chevron Icon
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Hidradenitis Chevron Icon
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Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
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Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Chevron Icon
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
Pyloric Stenosis Chevron Icon
Rectovaginal Fistula Chevron Icon
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
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Ulcerative Colitis Chevron Icon
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    Dec 04, 2019
    100% I am completely satisfied with both Dr. Eisenstein's bedside manner including his office staff and surgical team members.
    Suzanne M Fava — Dec 04, 2019
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    About Dr. Samuel Eisenstein, MD

    Specialties
    • Colorectal Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1194983932
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • TUFTS UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
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    Dr. Samuel Eisenstein, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Eisenstein is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Eisenstein has an average wait time of Over 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Eisenstein has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Eisenstein works at Moores Cancer Center in La Jolla, CA. View the full address on Dr. Eisenstein’s profile.

    Dr. Eisenstein has seen patients for Anal or Rectal Pain, Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) and Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Eisenstein on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Eisenstein. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Eisenstein.

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