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Mark Sherman, MD

  • General Surgery
Mark Sherman, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

9850 Genesee Ave
#660
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Phone Number
858-452-5054
Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Expertise

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

Languages

  • English

Biography

Dr. Mark Sherman specializes in advanced laparoscopy and surgical oncology. He is skilled in endocrine (thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal) surgery and complex, advanced laparoscopic techniques (colectomy, appendectomy, splenectomy and hernia repair), as well as unique procedures including heated chemotherapy, TIF procedures to eliminate acid reflux and robotic procedures. He stays at the forefront of the most advanced techniques and procedures to best meet the needs of his patients.


Dr. Sherman has practiced at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla since 1994, and was the chief of surgery as well as the chief of general surgery for the hospital. He has served as director of the Scripps Polster Breast Care Center and was a member of the Scripps Health Board of Trustees.


Dr. Sherman has been selected as one of San Diego’s Top Doctors by San Diego Magazine. He welcomes new patients.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery (General Surgery), 1995

Medical Education

  • University of California, San Diego, MD, 1989

Residencies

  • University of California, San Diego, General Surgery, 1994

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