Dr. ALISON C. SAVITZ

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Location:
Walnut Creek, California Map External Link
Gender:F
Specialty:Surgeon (general)
Website: kaiserpermanente.org External Link
Practice: Kaiser Permanente
Hospital:
Phone:925-295-4000
Med. School:Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Grad. Year: 1994

Answers Email: Unknown
Online Appt. Scheduling: Unknown
Accepting New Patients:Y

Profile updated 21/10/13    Submit profile update    Subscribe to profile updates

Rating: 5.0 out of 5 (5 is best), based on 1 review. Dr. ALISON C. SAVITZ has an excellent overall rating on RateMDs.com. smile

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Surgeon (general)-related: microsurgery, general surgery, trauma surgery, transplant surgery
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21/10/13 SYSTEM: First Name changed from "ALISON" to "ALISON C." 
RID: 1568213
22/10/11 5 5 5 5 I was operated on twice by Dr. Savitz in July-Aug. 2011, #1)A lumpectomy, and #2) (separate surgery) for Sentinal Node Removal & biopsy. I have been looking for a way to give her a review because I think she is so wonderful. She got my lump out with clean margins (.4 cm) and she was able to cut around my areola which helped to hide the scar. I have had a very thin, clean looking scar that is already hard to see unless you look closely (and I'm only 3 months out). The scar for the lymph node removal also looks like a very thin cut, only about 2" wide. All the other doctors who've seen it have commented how good my scars look, 1 saying "She's not a plastic surgeon, but her work looks that good." She also has a nice manner & has a way of making you feel safe with her. Every one I have talked to says she is the best breast cancer surgeon at Kaiser. I wouldn't hesitate for a minute to recommend her. 
Insurance: Kaiser-Permanente
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