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Simon Lavotshkin, MD

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Dr. Simon Lavotshkin, MD


5565 Grossmont Center Drive Bld#1-221
La Mesa, CA 91942
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  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery, 2014

Medical Education

  • St George's University School of Medicine, MD, 2006


  • Maimonides Hospital Brooklyn, General Surgery, 2011


  • John Wayne Cancer Institute, Surgical Oncology, 2015
  • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, General Surgery, 2013

Research Fellowships

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
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