Dr. David Garth Ellertson MD Physiatrist

Dr. David Ellertson is a physiatrist in Modesto, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Medical Center and Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Doctors Medical Center and one of 4 at Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: Neuromuscular Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of Utah
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1969

University of Utah
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1975

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1975 - 1976

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Total inflow occlusion to repair a penetrating cardiac injury: case report.
Ellertson, D. G., Johnson, S. B.

Symptomatic coronary and cerebral steal after internal mammary-coronary bypass.
Bashour, T. T., Crew, J., Kabbani, S. S., Ellertson, D., Hanna, E. S., Cheng, T. O.

Carotid surgery without angiography.
Crew, J. R., Dean, M., Johnson, J. M., Knighton, D., Bashour, T. T., Ellertson, D., Hanna, E. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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