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Brian Palafox M.D.

Brian Palafox M.D.

(714) 997-2224
Primary Specialties
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Secondary Specialties
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • General Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Affiliations
    St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
    St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
    Practice Started
    1983
    Date Appointed
    1983
    Primary Office
    1310 W. Stewart Dr. Ste 503
    Orange, CA 92868
    Fax:
    (714) 997-1187
    Hours:
    Mon - Fri
    9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Web Page:
    www.sjo.org

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    Education & Training

    Education
    Medical School: University of California Irvine - 1975
    Internship: Orange County Medical Center - 1976
    Residency: University of CA Irvine Medical Ctr - 1981
    Fellowship: University of California, Irvine - 1983

    Accepted Health Plans

    MCR - MEDICARE
    PPO - BEECH STREET
    PPO - BLUE CROSS PRUDENT BUYER
    PPO - BPS (BENEFIT PANEL SERVICES)
    PPO - CCN (COMMUNITY CARE SERVICES)
    PPO - HEALTH NET
    HMO - AETNA
    PPO - AETNA
    HMO - BLUE CROSS (CALIFORNIA CARE)
    PPO - ONE HEALTH PLAN
    HMO - PACIFICARE
    PPO - PACIFICARE
    PPO - PRIVATE HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS (PHCS)
    MCA - MEDICARE ASSIGNMENT
    HMO - SECURE HORIZON
    HMO - MEDICAL CALOPTIMA
    PPO - ADMAR
    PPO - BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA
    HMO - CIGNA
    PPO - CIGNA

    Areas of Interest

    Thoracic
    Endocrine Surgery
    Cardiac
    Esophagus
    Thoracic Lung Cases
    Valve Surgery
    Chest Wall