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Arthur Sanford, MD

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Dr. Arthur Sanford, MD

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Office
10710 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Biography

Dr. Sanford received his medical degree, Magna Cum Laude, from Georgetown University in 1980, where he was president of the AOA Honor Medical Society chapter. He served his general surgery residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, and came to San Diego in 1985. Dr. Sanford was in private practice until recruited by Scripps Clinic Medical Group to be head of the Division of General Surgery in 1990, a position he held through 1998.


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Medical Education

  • Georgetown University Medical Center, MD, 1980

Residencies

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, General Surgery, 1985
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