Dr. Erik Patrick Dutson MD Surgeon

Dr. Erik Dutson is a surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Dutson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 119 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 52 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Bariatric

Education & Medical Training

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–2000

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 13 years in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

The role of tactile feedback in grip force during laparoscopic training tasks.
Wottawa, C. R.,Cohen, J. R.,Fan, R. E.,Bisley, J. W.,Culjat, M. O.,Grundfest, W. S.,Dutson, E. P.

Cardiac dual-source CT for the preoperative assessment of patients undergoing bariatric surgery.
Tognolini, A.,Arellano, C. S.,Marfori, W.,Sayre, J. W.,Hollada, J. L.,Goldin, J. G.,Dutson, E. P.,Ruehm, S. G.

Laparoscopic vertical sleeve gastrectomy for the treatment of pseudotumor cerebri.
Um, S.,Koleilat, A.,Dutson, E.,Mehran, A.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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